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Answered 15 days ago

How can I find a specific book in a Japanese bookshop? How are the books arranged? By author, company, publisher, other?

Yoshie Yanagida Yoshie Yanagida, Living in Japan

Generally those are stacked in the self with categorized by genre like travel, cooking, hobby, nature, or magazine and so on.You could find what you want by Kiosk device in large store, but you would not do in the small one. However, you can ask at the service counter or cashier with showing your...

Answered 16 days ago

How can I find a specific book in a Japanese bookshop? How are the books arranged? By author, company, publisher, other?

Yuri Yuri, Living in Japan

Hello, I’m glad to hear you’ll come to Japan:) In general bookstores, books are classified according to their categories(like business, travel, history) and arranged each authors especially in essays and comics. I think BOOKOFF too.If you want to find the specific books, you can search them on a ...

Answered about 2 months ago

Where can I buy cheap snack souvenirs (Tokyo Banana, Kitkat etc) or cosmetics (shishedo, kose, etc) in Tokyo and have lots stock of product? Thank you :)

Michelle Michelle, Never been to Japan

Hi,When I last went to Japan, there were many opportunities for small souvenir (snack/cosmetic). I definitely agree with the answers written above so far! Places like the airports (especially Haneda, I have explored the entire shopping areas for Haneda and it has a ton to offer for small souvenir...

Answered 3 months ago

What brands matcha powders are the best to buy in Tokyo?

Goro Goro, Lived in Japan

Most famous Maccha are coming from Kyoto, Aichi and Shizuoka.There are many kind and tast as you know so difficult to choose but I like the best is from Tsujiri and Fukujuen. I could not find the site in English so please use translate page! Tujiri shop, you can find it herehttps://www.kataoka.co...

Answered 4 months ago

Where can I buy cheap snack souvenirs (Tokyo Banana, Kitkat etc) or cosmetics (shishedo, kose, etc) in Tokyo and have lots stock of product? Thank you :)

Marie Frances Custodio Marie Frances Custodio, Visited Japan Twice

For snacks like kitkat, tokyo banana, you can buy at the airport. There's plenty of stores in there but I suggest that you shop after the immigration.  Inside the boarding area of Narita Terminal 2, there's Fa-so-la souvenir store. They offer wide variety of Japanese goodies including Royce choco...

Answered 4 months ago

Are a lot of shops in Kurashiki closed on Mondays?

Sosuke Kimura Sosuke Kimura, Living in Japan

I have never been to Kurashiki, so I do not know the exact location. However, I think that there are many places where Monday is closed at stores such as restaurants for general customers. Of course there are shops that are open all year round and different days are closed. I will depend on...

Answered 5 months ago

Where i can buy gadgets in akihibara

Goro Goro, Lived in Japan

Please find some shops here. Sorry I coud not find them in English...http://ikeshop.net/https://akiba-pc.watch.impress.co.jp/https://www.thanko.jp/http://wakuwaku21.co.jp/http://www.akibaoo.co.jp/http://www.sellsta.net/