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!
A summer truffle & Kuroge Wagyu beef pizza burger will be available this summer for a limited time at the restaurant & bar "The Dining Room" at the Tokyo Intercontinental Hotel. From July 1st to August 31st!
The Odaiba Marine Day Lantern Festival is a great summertime activity in Tokyo. Enjoy the sight of countless paper lanterns on the beach with the Rainbow bridge and traditional boats as the backdrop! Check out the foods and other things to do as well!
Hitachi Seaside Park is a magical area you should visit at least once, or better yet, many times a year to see the different colorful flowers that bloom there at different times of the year. It is honestly breathtaking, and seeing all those flowers across the park is an enchanting site.
Utsunomiya, located in the east region of Japan, is well known for its gyoza, pan fried dumplings! There are lots of options and it could be overwhelming, so just to make your decision a little easier, here's a list of places you can try!
Tochigi is a wonderful travel destination as much for its breathtaking scenery as for the delicious local cuisine. You can go onsen hopping on your trip to Kinugawa Onsen on your way to Nikko! We suggest where to go, what to visit and where to stay.
Gunma is an onsen lover's dream come true! Gunma is famous in Japan for being a beautiful onsen region. You definitely need to stop by at least once! We suggest where to go, what to visit and where to stay.
Onsen fanatics in Japan will definitely suggest Gunma as a region to visit as it has so many beautiful and relaxing onsens! Can you imagine bathing in a hot and relaxing bath all the while having a stunning view on the mountains? It really doesn't get better than this! Here are the places to go, visit and stay.
In Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, you can now enjoy some original in-house roasted coffee blends at 13 COFFEE ROASTERS. Enjoy the coffee inside or buy some in bags. A special cellar inside the shop guarantees consistent top quality.
Just a 30 minute train ride from the Ikebukuro Station in Tokyo is the Omiya Station in Saitama. The place is not a hugely popular tourist destination but there are definitely some interesting things to see and do in the area such as going to the Omiya bonsai village, a quiet area with many old bonsai farms. And while you are there, why not eat at some of the delicious sushi restaurants in Omiya. Here are five selected shops and a note about the bonsai village.
Kawagoe is a town that tells the story of olden Tokyo. It has also a manufacturer of a craft beer known as the COEDO Beer. The beer is made from sweet potatoes which are produced in abundance in the region. In Kawagoe, you can enjoy the local beer while time traveling back to the Edo period.
Make most of your visit of Narita! If you have a flight or layover at Narita airport, will stay a hotel around Narita, there are many things to do, from sightseeing to shopping. Here is a list of places worth visiting during your trip!
If you are visiting the Chiba Prefecture, this is a place you might want to check out. ＆TREE opened on October 20th, 2017, and it is already creating a buzz for offering lunch sets made from locally grown vegetables and desserts made from a popular patisserie.