2017年7月

Cute animal-shaped desserts

I hadn’t noticed that there are many animal-shaped desserts in Japan until one of my friends from the US told me so. It seems like Japanese people like cute desserts. I’d like to tell you about cute animal-motif desserts today. Ikumi Mama’s animal donuts I was surprised when I saw their donuts! They are so…

A rare chance to get Victini for your Pokémon Sun&Moon!

Pokémon’s official website announced that they have a special present for customers who visit any Pokémon center or store in Japan from June 30th to September 3rd this year. The special present is… Victini, a rare Pokémon that you cannot get in Pokémon game! They announced that this is a memorial present for the relocation…

Useful and unique vending machines!

One of the things I was surprised about when I traveled abroad was that vending machines are not very common like in Japan. There are vending machines at almost every corner in the center of Tokyo, and they are very familiar for me since I often buy beverages from vending machines. The first vending machine…

My recommendation; five things you should do in Asakusa

5. Ride on a 人力車(jinrikisha=rickshaw) You would notice that there are many rickshaws parked on the street around Asakusa station. If you don’t want to walk too much for sightseeing in Asakusa, I would recommend riding on a rickshaw. The tour cost is not cheap, it would be a nice experience for you. My friend…

Takoyaki museum in Odaiba

I have already written a little bit about Odaiba in my article “Bye bye Gumdam(RX-78-2)”. Odaiba is one of the famous shopping areas in Tokyo. There are four shopping malls, and each mall has different characters. I would like to write about the shopping malls in Odaiba someday, but let me tell you about a…

Various flavors for soy milk

Kikkoman’s soy milk I suppose you may have heard of Kikkoman if you like soy sauce. Kikkoman is an international food and drink company based in Japan. Its main products include soy sauce, food seasoning and flavoring, sake, juice and other beverages, and they export soy sauce from Japan to many other countries. Let me…