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Lisa Wallin
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One of the most trusted and important public services, Japan Post has been around for exactly 150 years now. That anniversary coincides with Japan hosting the International Stamp Exhibition for the 6th…

Tokyo Weekender’s series TW Creatives features various works by Japan-based writers, photographers, videographers, illustrators and other creatives in a bid to provide one additional platform for them to exhibit their talent. The works submitted…

This week, our Shop Japan roundup is all about food. We introduce high-quality pantry items perfect for home chefs who love to cook their favorite dishes in the comfort of their own…

This week in our Shop Japan series, we share a list of unique Japanese beauty and skincare products as well as tools to try. These are independent brands that stand out by using unique…

This week, our Shop Japan roundup includes everything from chopsticks to coffee makers to furnish your Tokyo kitchen. All items are made in Japan using high-quality materials. Much thought has also gone…

Did you come straight here after watching our other softcream adventures on YouTube? Or are you just finding us for the first time? Either way, welcome to the local softcream flavors exploration mission. Did you know that…

Our Shop Japan roundup this week features gifts for pet owners, children or parents-to-be and anybody with a sweet tooth. All are made in Japan and feature unique Japanese materials or ingredients,…

Tokyo Weekender's guide to the best events, activities and things to do in Tokyo this July. Fill your calendar before the summer heat cranks up.