Located right next to Ikebukuro Station's East exit, on the 8th floor of the Seibu Department Store, you will find the Ikebukuro Dining Park with the incredibly popular Sanryo Character, Gudetama! Only open from June 26th to September 4th 2018, you will find the Gudetama Cafe in Ikebukuro!
Every year, Doutor Coffee, one of Japan's largest cafe chain restaurant, release a series of special summer drinks foods. This year doesn't disappoint with frozen fruit drinks, a traditional ice cream, a shrimp sandwich and a peach a la mode!
Celine Dion fans, brace yourselves, she will be touring Asia this summer, and will be performing in Tokyo on June 26th at the famous Tokyo Dome!
Sanno Matsuri is one of the three major festivals in Tokyo and in Japan. It is a biannual festival that happens alternately with Kanda Matsuri. Check out this article for more information on Sanno Matsuri!
A nice way to enjoy Japan in June is by going to the Hokkaido Shrine Festival in Sapporo. You'll see an amazing procession of portable shrines, you'll hear traditional and modern music, you'll have the chance to try out some of the best festival foods there is, and you'll see plenty of people dressed in traditional summer kimonos!
Kick off the Japanese summer season with one of the most interesting dance festivals in Japan: the Sapporo Yosakoi Soran Festival! Dances are a modern adaptation of the traditional Awa Odori and the moves mimic fishermen hauling their catch. How awesome is that!
Starbucks Japan's Latest Summer Drink, "Shaken Watermelon & Passion Tea" Launches from June 28th, 2017!
Starbucks Japan is releasing a brand new seasonal drink called "Shaken Watermelon & Passion Tea" that is perfect for summer 2017! Since summer is gradually approaching and it is getting hot in Japan, why not try their seasonal beverage and have a refreshing experience?
As the old adage goes, "when in Rome do as the Romans do." Well, when in Tokyo, you take pictures of your food...loads of them! This incredibly cute restaurant lets you take instalicious pictures to make your friends drool. Let's upload all pictures!
Lipton Fruits in Tea is a temporary store that is open at Omotesando street. It is open during summer, from June 28th to August 27th, 2017. If you are in Tokyo around this area, make sure to check it out!
Starbucks Japan has been releasing many creative menus. This summer, they offer matcha (green tea) flavor frappuccino called "Chocolate Cake Topped Frappuccino with Matcha Shot", and also some matcha desserts. All matcha lovers and those who want to have special experience in Japan, go find Starbucks and get these amazing matcha beverage and food today!