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Top 10 Must-Buy Snacks from the Japan’s Best Lifestyle Brand MUJI

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When you think of the Japanese lifestyle brand MUJI, sweets may not be the first thing that comes to mind. After all, the brand has revolutionized the shopping habits of Japan through its minimalist packaging and simplistic yet practical fashions and home goods. However, if you have a sweet tooth, you're in luck because MUJI has got you covered. With an incredible selection of snacks ranging from classic Japanese treats to decadent chocolates to European delights, you can get it all at MUJI! These top 10 best-selling MUJI snacks will surely satisfy your cravings, but be warned - once you start, you won’t be able to put any of these snacks down. Don’t say we didn’t want you!

Japanese Beauty Products, Makeup, and More: The Amazing Cosmetics Floors of 6 Department Stores in and Around Tokyo!

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Luxury, organic, budget, trend—Japan is well-known for its vast world of cosmetics and skincare items. The best places to see this broad selection is at large department stores. Their cosmetic floors offer an array of ever-popular items an, brand-new releases, and the current trends. Just walking along the colorful aisles is exciting! If one of your must-do activities while in Japan is shopping, this is something you cannot miss out on. The cosmetics floor can be called the face of a large department store, often defining the character of the entire facility. That’s why we’ll be taking a closer look at some of the most intriguing department stores and their unique cosmetics floors! Shoppers, at the ready!

[MOVIE] Sightseeing Taxi: Tour Tokyo the Easy Way!

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Tokyo is not always an easy city to visit, especially for first-timers. Even if the transportation system is known to be one of the best in the world, it usually takes some time to get used to it. And for those who already have a car license, driving in a foreign country can be a stressful experience. To make things smoother for travelers, I highly recommend a private car and a driver for a few hours, or a couple of days, and do sightseeing at your own pace.

Careful! Things You “Can” and “Can’t” Bring Into Japan

Something you want to be careful when traveling is your belongings. Every country has customs and will check your luggage, however depending on the country prohibited objects can be different. Even if it is something that you always have on hand or a gift to a friend, if it is prohibited by law, it will be confiscated. Depending on the case they may deny entry or you may be punished by law. Stating “I didn’t know” won’t work, make sure to double check what you “can” and can’t” bring into Japan before you pack your luggage.

Inked: What is it like to Travel Japan with Tattoos?

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“I want to go to Japan, but will I be okay with my tattoos? Can I go to hot springs? What about showing them in public?” Everyone with a tattoo who has thought about visiting Japan has probably asked themselves these questions, wondering what Japan’s current stance on tattoos really is. Join as we delve behind the inky world of tattoos in Japan!

Traveling to Japan For The First Time? Here’s What to Expect!

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The amazing thing about Japan is its image: for all tourists there is the perception that Japan has a very deep, and old, culture while at the same time it is also known for its cutting edge technology. It is a highly developed nation, and its deep culture goes hand in hand with the pride that people in Japan have regarding their nation’s history and long-established cultural traditions. In particular, there is a noticeable pride in Japanese culinary arts which have been successfully exported around the world. It is quite easy to say that because of Japan’s technological accomplishments, and developed infrastructure, that many tourists see it as being almost like a Western nation, but Japan’s culture means that it has one foot in the past and one in the future, it truly has a unique footing spanning both worlds. For the first-time traveler to Japan, what can you expect in such a unique country? There are many expectations that you might have, such as that there are sushi restaurants and a lot of anime/manga fans, but what can you really expect in your daily interactions? You might have a picture in mind of Japan, but allow us to color it in for you with some pointers about Japan.

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