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60Kay NatsumiLV.25 509 3
You may have heard of Kanebo’s new rose-shaped 3-D facial cleanser “Beauty Whip Soap”, but do you know about these other top-ranked beauty cleansers? Posted by the popular Japanese cosmetics ranking site cosme.net, these are the Top 5 Japanese face wash brands from this week!1. Beauty Soap by Cow...more...
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60Lauren ShannonLV.18 801 7
Japanese cosmetics are gaining more and more popularity around the world. The cosmetics are already famous in Asia, but now makeup studios and professional models worldwide are taking notice of both everyday and fancy department store brands from Japan. During your travels in Tokyo you can stock ...more...
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60Bruce MilneLV.1 153 1
A Crate-Digger's Bonanza Tokyo has more record shops than any other city in the world. Tokyo is a vinyl lover’s paradise. Prices have increased a lot in the past few years, but you can still find gems all around the city. Some of Tokyo’s stores are large and well laid-out. Many are tiny, cramped,...more...
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60Freya FangLV.29 737 1
How many Pokémon have you caught today?The mobile Pokémon craze has swept the globe. Earth as we know it has transformed overnight into the beloved "Johto region" of the Poké-world. The adorable creatures with super powers have grown up along with an entire generation eager to relive their childh...more...
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60Lauren ShannonLV.18 160 2
Summer in Japan is in full swing now! Humid hot days and nights might scare some travelers away, but August is an amazing time to visit.Festivals, ice cold beer, special summer foods, water attractions, green woodsy hiking -- so much to see and do. If you have planned your trip here during the ho...more...
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60Elena GalindoLV.8 251 1
For ages, the kimono and yukata -- a lighter summertime counterpart, were the garments of choice in Japan. Beyond being just clothing, both are invaluable cultural treasures steeped in tradition. A set of rules exists even, known as kitsuke, which dictates how to properly don these traditional ga...more...
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60Yuan HuangLV.54 123 1
Ginza is one of Tokyo’s more upscale neighborhoods. The area was once the site of a local silver mint that existed until 1800. Nowadays her streets are populated with flagship department stores, Michelin star-winning restaurants and fancy bars. Ginza has cultivated a reputation as a luxury shopp...more...
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60Bruce MilneLV.1 364 1
I buy and sell records. Record selling is my profession and my obsession. This obsession has taken me to many countries. I've had lots of great moments (and finds!) but nothing -- absolutely nothing! -- compares with record shopping in Japan. I’ve traveled all over this country searching for reco...more...
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60Adrienne MahLV.2 43 1
Many netizens have noticed that Japan tacks onto Western traditions in a way that somewhat misses the mark, but instead produces versions that are wonderfully obscure, and worthy of celebration in themselves. Two of the finest examples are about to hit Japan: Valentine's Day on the 14th of Februa...more...
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60Mi SenLV.1 54 1
Many travelers experience stress trying to find the perfect souvenir to remember their time in Japan or to bring back to their family and friends at home. Luckily, Japan offers many attractive options (hint: your choice is not limited to green tea, sushi socks and yukata sets)! I headed out to th...more...