Situated near the Tokyo Metro Kagurazaka Station, the La Kagu was converted from a warehouse that was built in 1965. The conversion project was handled by the famous architect Kengo Kuma and his firm.  La Kagu sells fashion and other household products. In addition, there is a cafeteria and sometimes some arts festival, seminar and exhibitions are held there. Photo ...
Yanakado is a shop famous for selling fortune cat. It has a wide range of fortune cats and other associated products. A lot of them are handmade by the shop owner and therefore those products are unique and distinctive. Most of the lucky cats in the store are hand-made by the designer, and the finished product can bring the uniqueness and warmth to the guests. There a...
The Princess One Spoon Shop situated at near Shibuya's Meiji Shrine, is the sister shop of "Alice on Wednesday". "Alice on Wednesday" has the theme of "Alice in the Wonderland", while "Princess One Spoon" uses the theme of the Princess. The shop is spaced over two stories with the second floor selling souvenirs and accessories, and the first one sells food products. Pl...
Situated at the intersection of Omotesando and Cat Street, the GYRE complex was built in 2008 and together with the Omotesando Hills across the street, they have created an upscale fashion district with lots of brand name shops within the two complex.  GYRE has 6 levels but it has only 20 restaurants and shops, and each of them is very spacious. GYRE gathers famous b...
There are many different types of special architectural features inside the Kitano Hall of Fame, of which the Embassy of Artistic Illusion is a must visit site. This place plays with people's illusion and there are six different districts, which are "Kobe Original Series", "Adventure World", "Illusion World", "Illusion & Brain Training", "Famous Painting World" and "Ma...
Apart from LAFORET, Tokyu Plaza Omotesando Harajuku which was opened in 2012 is also considered as another landmark. Situated in the intersection between Meiji Street and Omotesando, the Tokyu Plaza comprises of various famous brands from Japan and around the world, including American Eagle Outfitters, the hands be shop which is a joint venture of Beams and Tokyu Hands, t...
The landscape of the Suijo park looks like a ship if you see it from the sky. It has areas for visitors to rest and there is even space for you to practise Yoga. There will be some areas for performances and "World's Best Breakfast" (Bills Restaurant) and Noodle and Chinois will have their outlets within the park. Next time when you are in Fukuoka, please visit the park. ...
The SCAI The Bathhouse Art Museum has been converted from the 200-year-old Kashiwayu Bathhouse. Very often it has invited some up and coming Japanese and foreign artists to organize exhibitions there. Apart from enjoying the art pieces during exhibitions, the SCAI The Bathhouse also has very special architectural design. In addition, the Tokyo Art Museum and the Tokyo Nati...
Tokyu Hotels Group has over 50 hotels, including 48 in Japan and 6 overseas. The best option in Tokyo is Shibuya Excel Hotel Tokyu. The hotel is located above Shibuya's Mark City and the JR Shibuya Station is right under the hotel. It has the perfect location where you can go shopping and dining in Shibuya, or taking trains from the Shibuya Station to other areas convenien...
You can visit different hot springs in winter. There are hot springs all over the place in Japan. If you want to relax yourself, you can visit the hot springs at the countryside at the Miyagi prefecture. Those hot springs are not very crowded and are suitable for those who wants to be close to the nature. We would like to introduce a famous hot spring there calle...