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Satisfy All Your Sugar Needs with These Japanese Candies

When you think of a dollar store you may think cheap, useless, junk. Well, that is definitely not the case in Japan! It is actually the very opposite at Daiso, a Japanese ¥100 store. You can get almost anything there from candy, beauty products, kitchenware, stationery, and so much more. To make things even better,…

Try a ’Coffee Under the Clouds’ at This Unique Cafe in Kyoto!

Kyoto is a gorgeous city with much to see. It is a popular place for both Japanese and foreign tourists and is home to many cafes and restaurants with a casual vibe. However, there are so many nice places to choose from that it can be difficult to decide which one to try! One cafe…

5 Reasons Why Japanese 7-Elevens Are the Best in the World

Ah, yes, 7-Eleven – everyone’s go-to convenience store. It’s one of those businesses that successfully breached geographical borders and offer goods to anyone on-the-go. Whether it’s a quick bite or a disposable item, 7-Eleven just always seem to have the right item at the right time. Same goes for the branches in Japan – only…

Kintaro-ame: Try some Traditional Handmade Japanese Candy

You have likely seen this candy before as there is a popular international candy chain called Sticky which produces similar candy. This type of candy actually originates from Japan, and it is known as Kintaro-ame. Kintaro Kintaro is a folk hero who is a child with incredible strength. Kintaro is translated as “Golden Boy” and…

Check Out Dagashi Bar for All You Can Eat Japanese Snacks!

There are many nostalgic things in life that make us remember the good old times when we get to encounter them every now and then. The places we’ve been to when we were young, the toys we used to play with and even the snacks we once used to eat.   japazine.com/ Speaking of snacks,…

This Goldfish is Edible! Find Out All About this Traditional Japanese Candy

Art resonates in all the aspects of Japanese culture, even in the simplest forms such as desserts and candies. Even though candies are meant to be eaten, sometimes you can’t help but feel guilty once your taste buds touch this masterfully crafted Japanese candy called amezaiku. Origins of Amezaiku It is believed that the traditional…

Konpeito – The Traditional Japanese Candy with Portuguese Roots

These multi-colored and sugary candies are known as konpeito (金平糖). They are a traditional type of sweets in Japan and were introduced by Portuguese traders in the country during the 16th century. The word “konpeito” comes from the Portuguese word “confeito” meaning confection or candy. They come in various colors but are unflavored. They are…

4 of the Strangest Sweets in Japan!

What’s the weirdest sweet you’ve ever tasted before? A bean-flavored chocolate candy bar? An alcoholic gourmet candy snack? Whatever it is, each of us must have that strange experience of eating it. In Japan, you can find a lot of those in supermarkets and shops! Sweets are normally made from sugar. This is considered as…

Neru Neru Nerune, A Unique Type of Japanese Candy

Neru-What? View this post on Instagram 😭春休み終了😭 ・ 春休み最後の思い出はこちら ・ 3月14.15日 ・ ATHLEAD in 東近江 ・ ねるねるねるね🧙‍♀️ 準優勝🥈 ・ こうしてまた集まることができて安部は嬉しかったです😂 ・ どんな形であれ野球続けてて良かったです。 出会いに感謝とはまさにこのことだと思います🥺 でも、ドレッドヘアーしょうたろー先輩は怖いです🥴 ・ 次こそは優勝しましょう✌️ ・ #ATHLEAD #ねるねるねるね #ねるねるねるねがある生活 #ねるねるねるね世代 #ねるねるねるねそんな美味しくない #さらっとしぼったオレンジ #やっぱりさらっとしぼったオレンジは美味しい #なんじゃもんじゃゲーム #すぷりんぐばけいしょん #野球 #春休み終了 #みなさん #学校 #がんばろーう #あれ? #トライは? #ごーぷろのある生活 #いんすたばえ あべ りくやさん(@abechan_desu11)がシェアした投稿 – 2019年 4月月8日午前7時26分PDT Neru Neru Nerune is a…