photo booth (purikura)

100 Things to Do in Harajuku, the Fashion Capital of Tokyo, in 2019!

Harajuku is often referred to as the crazy fashion capital of Tokyo, home to the famous Takeshita Street and the inspiration for Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s style, and various subcultures like lolita and gothloli. If you’re interested in trying some unusual shops and cafes, Harajuku in the heart of Tokyo is a must-visit. Here are 100…
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Top Things to do at Takeshita Street in Tokyo

Takeshita street in Harajuku is a fun filled, vibrant and crowded street boasting of various unique shopping, eating and photography experience! Having hues of pink, bright lights and mostly hosting many people, Takeshita street is an icon in Tokyo’s tourism list. Here is a list of top things you can do at Takeshita Street- Eat,…

Enjoy Shibuya to the Fullest by Visiting These 3 Useful Spots in 2018

Shibuya (渋谷) is one of the best places to shop, eat, drink, and party in Japan. No wonder it is a favorite for many students and young people, especially fashion-conscious teenagers. This shopping mecca is not only the trendiest place to be in the country but also serves as a sanctuary for hidden shops and…

Who Was the Cutest Japanese High School Girl of 2016?

Japanese high school girls are quite famous around the world. There are many reasons for this, perhaps not all of them appropriate. However, for one reason or another, the image of the Japanese high school girl is one which has captured the attention of the world. It could be the fact that they all wear…

Harajuku, Land of Colorful Trends: 18 Ways to Indulge in Japanese Pop Culture

What do you think of when you hear about Harajuku? It may be a parade of vividly dressed “Harajuku girls” akin to the characters you might see from time to time in your weekly anime. Maybe it could be an image of the latest cutting edge fashions coming down the runway, or perhaps you visualize…

How to use Purikura : Japan’s favourite Photo Booth

What is Purikura? Japan is known for its love of all things Kawaii (that means ‘cute’ in English), and the same goes for their photo booths! You may have seen these pink and sparkly boxes in arcades, shopping centres, and department stores, well, I’m going to tell you how to use them! Don’t worry if…

Purikura, a must-have photo from Japan!

What does Purikura mean? Do you like photo booth pictures? Go with your girlfriend/ or boyfriend, and maybe with your friends? I recommend you to try the incredible photo booths when you visit Japan. They are called “Purikura” in Japanese. “Purikura” consists of two words, “Purinto” which means print and “Kurabu” means club in Japanese.…

Japanese Teenagers and Purikura Photo Booths

When you are visiting Japan you may notice many photo boxes which are decorated a lot more than the ones you may usual see in your own country, this is certainly true back in the UK. In England photo booths are a rather boring affair solely used to take passport and driving license pictures, and…

Unique Photo Sticker Booth “PURIKURA”

Most people love taking photo for SSN or making private good memories easily. The photo sticker booth, Purikura is pretty famous in Japan. This machine is used by many young people. It is enjoyable during taking a photo with many decorations, stamps and graffiti which can be used as a sticker. In 1995, the machine…