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5 Crazy Reasons You will Love Don Quijote

“Don don don Donki~Don Quijote…~” When you walk out of the store, this catchy music will never leave your head! What store? If you didn’t know by now, you’d better listen up! Don Quijote is a mega discount variety store that sells everything from boring white socks and some groceries to cutesy character onesies to…

Who is Maru, Japan’s Most Famous Celebrity Cat?

In Japan, pets can be celebrities too! You may have heard of Hachiko, the Akita dog that waited nine years in front of Shibuya Station for his owner to come back: definitely Japan’s most loyal dog. He may even have been the one who sparked Japan’s love for animals, especially dogs and cats. In fact,…

Only in Japan: Get your Teeth Done by a World-Famous Designer!

Who in the world would ever have thought that the world of fashion and every kid’s nightmare, the dentist’s office, could ever collide? Well, it’s safe to say that this collaboration may be the first of its kind in Japan, if not the world. In May 2015, world-famous silver accessory designer and owner of Japanese…

Top 3 Places to Feed your Cake Addiction!

When you think of Japanese sweets, mochi rice cakes and colorful goodies that accompany tea probably spring to your mind. However, did you know that Japan also makes their cakes just as dainty, tasty, and gorgeous as well? Here is my list of the Top 3 places where you can fully indulge on your sweet…

International Sharehouses: Try Living with Japanese People

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to live with Japanese people in Japan? Or, maybe you do but you are a little strapped on cash? Well, don’t fret because you can indulge on one living option that can allow you to live with Japanese people at a low cost, and is abundant with other…