A must-see new gourmet spot in Osaka Umeda in 2023! A Sightseeing Guide for Osaka Takoyaki Market
Takoyaki (savory, grilled balls of batter with octopus inside) is a street food that originated in Osaka. They feature a golden crispy exterior, with rich, hot batter, and the tender texture of octop…
Japanese Women’s Beauty Secrets: What skincare and beauty products do the pros recommend?
The culture of Japan is attractive to many for its history and gastronomy, but you’d be remiss not include the beauty of Japanese ladies, too. They’re known for their characteristic elegant style, de…
Why is everyone crazy for Japanese stationery? Where to find the best in Umeda, Osaka
Osaka’s Umeda area is the largest shopping area in Kansai, where you can shop for everything from clothes and luxury brands to home items and accessories.Did you know that the Umeda area is also home…
Why do Japanese people love cherry blossoms so much? Find the perfect sakura or picnic spot in central Osaka!
It seems to be a uniquely Japanese cultural custom to have a party while viewing the cherry blossoms. So why is it that Japanese people love cherry blossoms so much? The tradition of "hanami" (cherry…
How to Spend Summer in Osaka – Unique Activities and Tips for Surviving the Heat!
If you are visiting Japan during the summer, then Osaka is a must-visit destination. Japanese summers are known for their wonderful festivals, where people dress in yukata (casual kimonos) and gather…