Thursday, September 19, 2019

Cat Street

This is "Cat Street", called by this name for two reasons. First, it seems that cats seem to like walking this street. Many new shops by aspiring fashion designers and up-and-coming fashion lines can be found here.   Not...

Omotesando’s Oldest Bookstore

Book store Sanyodo has been in Omotesando since 1891 - the oldest of its kind here. You can see a big mural painted on the side of the building. Information Sanyodo 〒107-0061 3-5-22,North-Aoyama,Tokyo [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3241.494675252665!2d139.71284659173247!3d35.664819808397425!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x60188c9fec7fc071%3A0xf6bcdcc29e3b6334!2z5bGx6Zm95aCC5pu45bqX!5e0!3m2!1sja!2sjp!4v1456131311222&w=307&h=230]

【TOKYU HANDS × WAttention】The Top 5 Health Care & Beauty Products

TOKYU HANDS is "THE ONE-STOP SHOP" chock-full of all kind of goods such as kitchen utensils, beauty goods, stationery, bags and tools, joined by fun discoveries and surprises. Visit TOKYU HANDS and gain a...

Funny Vending Machine in Shibuya

The vending machines in Shibuya are going bananas! You can check out this Dole vending machine on the basement 2nd floor of the Mizuho Bank building, right near the Scramble Crossing. https://www.dole.co.jp/special/vending/ [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d1620.8486054772266!2d139.69851975811164!3d35.659830995049795!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x60188ca824d9f473%3A0xe1806d6ca2cc8!2sMizuho+Bank+Shibuya+Central+Branch!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sjp!4v1453949250206&w=389&h=292]

Shop For Antiques At The Setagaya Boroichi Fair

Do you have a keen eye for antiques? If so, save the date for the Setagaya Boroichi Fair on the 15th and 16th of January, where you can find a wide variety of antiques, arts...

Ginza’s Past and Present in Photos

Ginza is one of the best places to go shopping in Tokyo, especially in January as many of the department stores here will have a bargain sale in the second half of this month. The...

Shopping Campaign for Tourists

Until Feb. 29, the Japan Shopping Tourism Organization is holding its first campaign geared towards foreign tourists at the Koen-dori shopping street area - Tokyo Prime Shopping 2016 in Shibuya - giving away 1,000,000 yen...

Get Funassyi goods @ Harajuku!

While Funassyi heralds from Funabashi, Chiba Prefecture, the city's unofficial mascot character is also no stranger in hip Harajuku.   From Dec. 5, Funassyi LAND Select HARAJUKU, a store that sells official Funassyi goods has opened,...

Limited-time cosmetics and photo shoot at Tokyu Hands

Popular brand Yoroshi Cosmetics will feature a limited-time shop at Tokyu Hands Shibuya Store from Dec. 26 - Jan. 11, selling its products made with Japanese ingredients like sake, rice bran, and matcha green tea.   Also, customers...

A Yen for cheap clothing

Whoever still thinks Tokyo is expensive should go to Notoya in Itabashiku