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Tokyo Weather: 7-day Forecast for Tokyo and Japan (+What to Wear!)

Tokyo Station Winter

What's the weather in Tokyo this week? Here we cover the weekly forecast for Tokyo plus Japan weather for the season. We also share tips on what to pack for Japan this month, plus some of the events happening now this season. Read on as we cover this week's Japan weather forecast and more!

These Are Japan’s Top 30 Best-Selling Beauty Products (And Where to Find Them!)


Japan is a great place to get your hands on top-quality cosmetics at very reasonable prices. So it’s no wonder that pharmaceuticals are so popular amongst tourists. But what exactly are the products that everyone is raving about? Find out for yourself below!

Say Hello to Kitty and Friends at Tokyo’s Cutest Train Station!

Tokyo's Surrounding Areas Pop Culture

You won’t find a train station more adorable than this one! The Keio railway company recently unveiled a new look for their Tama-Center Station, featuring some of Sanrio’s most popular characters, including none other than Hello Kitty. From the ticket gates to the station platform, and even a special limited train, I found some of Japan’s cutest characters in the most unexpected places!

Conveniently Connected to Osaka Station! The Most Popular Spots at Grand Front Osaka

Umeda, Osaka Station, Kitashinchi Shopping Malls

If you come to Osaka Station, this is one place you don’t want to pass by! Grand Front Osaka is the largest commercial facility in west Japan, with over 270 establishments. From cafes to relax in, restaurants to enjoy, and boutiques to buy clothes in, you’ll find what you’re looking for. It’s split into three areas, Umekita Plaza, the South Building, and the North Building. Since it’s attached to JR Osaka Station, you don’t need to worry about getting wet on rainy days, either. It’s an easy place to visit if you’re a tourist, too – with multilingual assistance and tax-free shops, they have you covered. And shopping isn’t all there is, either – there are places like ACTIVE Lab., where you can check out Japan’s latest technology.

How is This Station So Hard to Exit?! Mastering Tokyo Ueno Station to See the Sights


Located in Taito, Tokyo, Ueno is a well-known and popular tourist destination. In addition to the Ameya Yokocho (Ameyoko) shopping street, Ueno boast such sites as Ueno Green Park, which is beautiful in any season, Ueno Toshogu Shrine, the zoo, and numerous art galleries, museums, electronics shops, department stores, and toy stores. Ueno is home to a wide variety of gourmet restaurants and accommodations, as well. The ticket gates and exits of JR Ueno station are located on different floors, or the gates are far from the exit, it can be a difficult station to navigate. This guide will provide more information about which site seeing locations can be found at each gate, and make full and fun day trip in Ueno more than just a dream!

Ultimate Japanese Phrase Guide: Tips for Your Trip from Start to Finish!

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One of the pleasures of traveling overseas is in being able to use the local language of the foreign country. Whether it be for shopping, securing lodging, or just getting about, being able to communicate with the local people will bring you much closer to them. Here are some useful Japanese phrases you can use when traveling in Japan. If you remember them, it will certainly make your stay in Japan a more rewarding one. Let’s take a look at several scenarios you are likely to encounter. Read these as though you were actually encountering them.

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