For anyone wanting to learn about Japanese sake, this is the perfect event! With presentations in English and Japanese, you get to taste 13 different kinds of delectable sakes!
There's going to be a new Pokemon cafe opening in Osaka on September 20th! To celebrate the opening, there will be a special Meowth menu item available at the Osaka and Tokyo locations!
Through the end of October, Mister Donut stores in Japan are offering 5 kinds of sweet potato-flavored donuts that are perfect for the autumn season. Check out the flavors below:
Fireworks are extremely popular in Japan. Most people say that fireworks here are better than anywhere else in the world! Summer is fireworks season, and millions of people throughout the country go to watch fireworks with their friends and family. If you are in Japan this summer, definitely put one of these festivals on your itinerary!
Fireworks festival (Hanabi taikai) is one of the Japanese traditional summer events. Kawasaki-Tawagawa Fireworks Festival and Setagaya-Tamagawa Firework Festival are some of the popular ones. This year, these festivals moved to October due to the weather. Get ready for the late summer fireworks!
You can once again enjoy Komeda's Coffee's Otana-Noir, a seasonal Danish, ice cream, and coffee syrup dessert at every restaurant in Japan from September 4th, 2019.
Yoyogi Park is the venue for the biggest Indian festival in all of Japan. Namaste India 2018 will take place on September 29 and 30. A must go for Indian cuisine and culture lovers!
From the end of July through September 23rd, 2019, the famous ramen chain 'Ippudo' will be offering a very special bowl of chilled tantanmen to help combat the summer heat! If you're in Japan this summer, this special bowl of ramen is definitely worth checking out!
Starbucks Japan is introducing some vividly-coloured early fall apple frappuccinos. Some interesting food items made through special collaborations are also being featured this fall.
Take a moment to indulge in a sublime summer treat at coisof! The famous ice cream shop is now offering a beautiful and refreshing lemon-based parfait from June 6th to September 16th.
Yes, Japanese people are that crazy for bubble tea. The pop-up theme park will be in Harajuku and will feature several types of bubble tea, photo booths and attractions.
In the midst of the great tapioca craze of 2019, Fuji Soba, a chain soba restaurant began offering a 'Tapioca Tsukedon' (pickled tapioca rice bowl) which has been creating a bit of a stir on SNS. Check it out:
Enjoy beef tongue (gyutan) to your heart's content at shabu shabu chain Merino in Ginza and Yokohama with a ¥910 discount on the course. The deal lasts from September 1st to the 10th.
The wildly poplar pokemon cafe in Tokyo is offering two new desert items featuring the cover Pokemon from the 'Gold' and 'Silver' games! The Beautiful and nostalgic desserts just gave us 2 more reasons to vist the cafe!
Omagari is located in Akita prefecture, and Omagari Fireworks takes place in August every year. It is one of the major and traditional fireworks competition festivals in Japan. It's a must-visit fireworks festival in Japan!
This summer, Monsoon Cafe (locations around Tokyo) is having a "Summer Mango Fair," featuring four new mango and coconut-themed deserts! We headed to the Omotesando location to check it out for ourselves. Mango lovers, don't miss this!
Ever thought that you could walk amongst 100,000 sunflowers?! Now you can at Kiyose Sunflower Festival. Easily accessible via express train from Ikebukuro station, the Sunflower Festival offers visitors amazing scenery you can't find in downtown Tokyo! Get along to get that Instagram photo or just explore the wonderful area.
Koenji Awa Odori Festival 2019: a huge Dance Festival in the heart of one of Tokyo's hippest neighborhood!
If you are in Tokyo in late August, make sure to check out the Koenji Awa Odori Festival. It is one of the biggest in the city, and it attracts approximately 1 million visitors! Find out more about the summer festival below!
Summer is here! There are the most popular and amazing fireworks (hanabi) festivals in Tokyo the you can't miss. When and where can you see? Here is a schedule of Tokyo's famous fireworks festivals so you can mark your calendar!
Going to see the fireworks during summer is a popular event in Japan, with many great firework festivals happening this season. Among the many famous firework festivals in Japan, Jingu Gaien Fireworks is one of the most famous firework festivals in Tokyo! Look at this guide to find out what the Jingu Fireworks are like!