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3 Gift Ideas from Kumamoto: The Traditional Handicrafts

Kumamoto is a land of wonder, beyond the cuteness that is Kumamon. If you find yourself in our beautiful prefecture, feel free to check out the local crafts, and maybe pick up a few to bring back for your friends! Here are some greatest crafts unique to Kumamoto that will amaze both you and your…

Artisan alley 2k540, Tokyo

2k540 Located under a JR railway station line overpass between Akihabara Station and Okachimachi Station is a one of a kind artisan alley. Opened in 2010 it features multiple talented vendors showcasing their high quality and usually one of a kind crafts. In fact, over 50+ shops of handmade Japanese crafts can be seen here.…