Fun and Interesting Alcohol in Japanese Convenience Stores
There are many types of mixers and alcohol in Japan, and Japanese convenience stores—called ‘konbini’ in Japan—sell pretty much all of them, and at really affordable prices... (find out more in this guest post from our friends at FLIPGUIDE)
Crazy Shaped Watermelons, the secrets of the Japanese luxurious fruit
Crazy Shaped watermelons started to be produced in Kanagawa prefecture in 1980’s in order to fit better in compact Japanese refrigerators at that time. The first one created was cubic, a good shape not only to be easily stored but also to prevent it from rolling...
Surviving Summer in Japan: ALL about Kakigori
Shaved ice and sweet toppings, beloved by the locals. Just the signs for this summer specialty often pull us in for a sweet and heavenly cooling treat of Kakigori (かき氷).