Answered over 2 years ago

where can i buy souvenirs in tokyo?

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

First of all, it must be inside Tokyo Station. On the main street where most of JR lines leaving Tokyo Station; Yamanote Line, Chuo Line, Keihin Tohoku Line, etc, there few souvenir shops selling products from Tokyo such as Tokyo Banana, etc. Another good place is Haneda Airport. There are two ar...

Answered over 2 years ago

What are the best clothing shops in Tokyo?

kunoichi kunoichi, Living in Japan

Below are the places I usually visit:- UNITED ARROWShttp://www.united-arrows.co.jp/index.html- JOURNAL STANDARDhttp://journal-standard.jp/- IENAhttp://iena.jp/- apart by lawryshttp://www.dot-st.com/apartbylowrys/All of the shops above are in popular shopping buildings, such as LUMINE. 

Answered over 2 years ago

how much is yukata rental in osaka?

kunoichi kunoichi, Living in Japan

I don't know any particular rental yukata shop in Osaka, but when I rented in Kamakura, it costed ¥4,000 minimum. (The cost depends on which print you choose and what kind of hair you want to set, etc) I think the price is about the same. 

Published almost 3 years ago

20 Best Things To Do In Ginza To Experience Style and Culture

20 Best Things To Do In Ginza To Experience Style and Culture

Ginza is not only the center of high-end shopping, but it is also where the latest trends from the world over converge with timeless traditions. To make sure that you arrive at this experience when traveling to Ginza, here’s a guide on what to do and what to check out in the area.

Answered almost 3 years ago

 coffee shop must go

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

There are many coffee shops that are delicious but I thought OBSCURA coffee is delicious.http://obscura-coffee.com/The shop is in Akihabara, Setagaya, Sangenjaya, and Hiroshima.Another recommendation is Cafe Kitsune in Omotesando.http://goodcoffee.me/coffeeshop/cafe-kitsune/Their theme of decor i...

Answered almost 3 years ago

 coffee shop must go

Sosuke Kimura Sosuke Kimura, Living in Japan

Do you mean cafe or coffee bean shop?There are many cafes in Tokyo. I like old style cafe called “Jun Kissa (純喫茶)” by Japanese.Almost every area in Tokyo has some Jun Kissa, but my favorite area to go for Jun Kissa is “Jinbocho”.Jimbocho is called as “City of Book”. There are many Jun Kissa, beca...

Published almost 3 years ago

BE A LOCAL Report 2 - Tour to Sugamo, Rikugien Garden, and Yanesen

BE A LOCAL Report 2 - Tour to Sugamo, Rikugien Garden, and Yanesen

BE A LOCAL is a part of Hub Japan’s service to match local Japanese people and tourists from overseas. This is a report of the day local Japanese hosts took guests to Sugamo, Rikugien Garden, and Yanesen. – BE A LOCAL Report 1 – Tour to Ueno, Meiji Shrine, and Harajuku We received a request to

Published almost 3 years ago

20 Best Things to Do in Shinjuku to Have Amazing Experience

20 Best Things to Do in Shinjuku to Have Amazing Experience

Shinjuku is full of amazing things to do all of which are great shows of Japanese culture and scenery. It shows both the new and old with Hanazono Shrine being the old to Cat Cafe Calico being the new. There is great scenery at places like Shinjuku Gyoen National Park. There is surely something ...

Answered almost 3 years ago

what food should i try

Sosuke Kimura Sosuke Kimura, Living in Japan

I hope there is trait by region, so elected are unique to the area. Tokyo, eels and monjya yaki, Soba is recommended. It is, of course, sushi, Tempura, noodles, tasty staple. Especially Kanda near that I like.

Answered almost 3 years ago

where i can get some miniature stuff

kunoichi kunoichi, Living in Japan

Maybe Kappabashi?http://www.kappabashi.or.jp/en/index.htmlKappabashi is the largest kitchenware shopping street, near Asakusa and Ueno. You can find lots of specialty stores selling kitchenwares you've never seen but one of the famous store there is the one selling plastic food samples. 4 shops i...