8 Recommended Wagashi for Japanese Souvenirs!

8 Recommended Wagashi for Japanese Souvenirs!

Wagashi are a uniquely Japanese style confectionary often served with teas, though they are particularly associated with green tea and the tea ceremony. The types of wagashi are many, and the artistry that goes into making and presenting these Japanese sweets is often celebrated for its seasonal motifs.[Continue Reading…]

7 Recommended Senbei You Should Try in Japan!

7 Recommended Senbei You Should Try in Japan!

Senbei are rice crackers traditionally eaten as light snacks or served with tea as refreshments for house guests. These are light and crunchy treats with savory and sweet flavors as well. Senbei are often baked or grilled over charcoal and basted with soy sauce, mirin and some with bonito or seaweed extract. Read on to learn more about the recommended Senbei you should try in Japan.[Continue Reading…]

7 Interesting Ways to Enjoy Pocky Like Japanese!

7 Interesting Ways to Enjoy Pocky Like Japanese

One of the most popular snacks of all time in Japan is Pocky. It is a stick-shaped biscuit covered in chocolate. It leaves just a little space without chocolate for the fingers to stay clean. After being sold for almost 50 years, it has gained the attention not only as a simple snack, but also as part of Japanese culture. Here are a few ways that we, Japanese enjoy Pocky![Continue Reading…]

6 Recommended Japanese Snacks For Souvenirs!

6 Recommended Japanese Snacks For Souvenirs!

Have you decided what to buy for your friends and family? In our country, Japan, there are various kinds of snacks that are the best for souvenirs. I would like to introduce some of my recommendation –I hope this would be helpful![Continue Reading…]

7 Best-Selling Japanese Souvenirs for Kids!

7 Best-Selling Japanese Souvenirs for Kids!

Japan has become a favourite tourist destination because of its culture, food, and of course, nice tourist spots! The country`s distinct culture also has given birth to many trends appreciated by people all over the world. In this article. Check out why these souvenirs are recommended and learn a little about the culture through them.[Continue Reading…]

8 Bizarre Japanese Snacks

8 Bizarre Japanese Snacks

I love Japan and it is not a surprise. I have lived here for quite sometime and everything here works as it should. The food are amazing, the culture is rich and the people are very nice. I have 101 reasons to like Japan. But there are just some stuff that drive me nuts especially when it comes to snacks. Japan has a wide variety of it and I will show you 8 Japanese snacks (in no particular order) that taste not just awful but epically horrible. I warn you to NOT try them.[Continue Reading…]