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Nintendo fans, you need to add this to your bucket list!
The adventures of Mario and Luigi are well known even beyond the Mushroom World. We're all familiar with Mario’s different quests and side games with his friends Luigi, Yoshi, and Princess Peach, to name a few. The Super Mario video games have
Featuring flavors distinct to the different Japanese prefectures!
When at Starbucks, it doesn't get any cooler than their Frappuccinos—their iced-blended drinks (some versions of which have coffee) that are hailed for their cold and creamy consistency. What's also great about Frappuccinos is their versatility: We'll take the classic Coffee Frappuccino
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2D-inspired interiors are nothing new, but that doesn’t mean that they’ve stopped being fun and interesting. The concept went viral a few years back, with Japanese and South Korean shops sporting the theme. The 2D Café in the Shin Okubo neighborhood in
Once it's safe to do so, of course.
It’s been two years since Frozen 2 hit theaters but we still, in fact, have not yet “let it go.” Luckily for fans of the franchise and of other animated Disney films, there’s a lot more to look forward to (once we can
You can now shop your faves from the Japanese discount store without having to hop on a plane.
You read that right: A flight to Japan is no longer a requirement if you're itching to shop at Don Quijote! The Japanese discount store now ships to the Philippines, so you can finally stock up on your faves from the comfort of
Mark your calendars!
It's mid-March, and in Japan, that means it's almost the season of cherry blossoms! There's nothing quite like seeing rows of these sakura trees with their flowers in bloom, their pale-pink petals gleaming against the sun. Here's the closest we could get
Have you been to the famous Starbucks store in Shibuya?
When in Japan, there are so many coffee shops you can visit. Even if we already have Starbucks in the Philippines, you still should definitely visit Starbucks Japan stores for their unique seasonal offerings. If you happen to be there during cherry
According to the Henley Passport Index.
Remember the days of making an itinerary, planning those Instagram-worthy OOTDs, and waiting excitedly at the airport with your passport in hand? Me neither. With so many countries around the world about to enter lockdown once again, the COVID-19 pandemic has forever
Keep in mind: The deadline is on Friday, February 5, 2021.
For many years now, the Japanese Government has welcomed Filipinos and other nationals from all over the world to study in Japan through six different scholarship programs: Teacher Training, Japanese Studies, Undergraduate Student, Research Student, Specialized Training, and College of Technology. These
The famous Japanese coffee spot is coming to our shores!
True-blue coffeeheads would know you can get some of the best cups of joe at Japan's OMOTESANDO KOFFEE. If you miss traveling but are looking to get the OMOTESANDO KOFFEE experience, we've got good news: we've gotten word that the coffee spot
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Financial publication Global Finance has just published its annual list of the world's best cities to live in. This year, three out of the 10 in the ranking were Asian cities—with Tokyo, Japan on the top of the list. Global Finance also looked
They're all definitely IG-worthy.
With over 30,000 retail locations all over the world, Starbucks remains as the largest coffee chain to beat. Though most of their branches sport modern designs, they're also known for building one-of-a-kind concept stores every once in a while. Japan, in particular,
These are not your typical tourist spots.
Isolation is rubbing off on us. All these months in quarantine, secluded in our homes, is proving to be a welcome reprieve from the hustle and bustle of city life. Social distancing is likely going to be the new normal for months,
We can't wait to relive the magic!
With all the things happening this year, it's as if 2020 was stretched into a whole decade. We just can't wait for it to be over, and we'll take any good news that's about the not-so-distant future. Take for example a confirmation
This branch will have 19 hearing-impaired employees, out of the 25 staff members.
Starbucks Coffee Japan Ltd says it will open a branch in Kunitachi, western Tokyo, and this will be the first Starbucks store in Japan operated using sign language ability for its hearing-impaired customers. According to a report by Kyodo News, this Starbucks
We're definitely adding this to our bucket list!
Remember when we rounded up the 10 most beautiful Starbucks’ in the world? Well it looks like another contender just came up in Japan, and there’s no denying how breathtaking it is. Introducing Starbucks Hana Biyori, a cafe immersed in a greenhouse! Surrounded
You may have to shelve your Japan travel plans for a little while longer.
Is Japan first on your bucket list once air travel resumes normal operations? Sorry to burst your bubble, but it looks like you'll have to put that dream on hold for now. Japan has extended their entry ban to 11 more countries—including
This lovely sight was caught on video and is currently going viral on social media.
If you’re one of the many whose scheduled flight to Japan for sakura viewing got cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, then you’re gonna want to see this!Kazuki Ikeda, a Japanese photographer who was doing an engagement photo shoot for a couple
The country has allocated a budget of $12.5 billion to revive its tourism sector.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to shake the entire world, travel has been mandatorily put on pause. But as countries slowly reopen their cities and hold on to the hope of recovering, Japan is making a move in an effort to breathe new life