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Harajuku: A look-around amidst coronavirus

Let's take you back to Tokyo Harajuku in the peri-pandemic world. The newly opened IKEA in Harajuku's recently renovated building called "WITH HARAJUKU" caught a lot of Tokyoites and IKEA lovers' attention.   It’s a decent 2-level store on the second floor, where you can find pretty much what you need from IKEA but please be… Continue reading Harajuku: A look-around amidst coronavirus

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Shinjuku Night

Hello, people of the internet!  In this post I will be sharing a fun night I had in Shinjuku and hope this gives you an idea what residents here would do on a weekend in this city. First of all, this was supposed to be a double date bowling night with Nanay Rachel and Kuya… Continue reading Shinjuku Night

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“Kulitan” at TeamLabs BORDERLESS world in Odaiba

こんにちは、みなさん!Hello everyone! I went to another TeamLabs exhibit here in Japan and it’s their permanent exhibit called Borderless world. https://youtu.be/XbYe-E01t7c This time I went with ate Tara, a Filipino friend I met from my Japanese language school. Odaiba is probably our favorite hangout place, so we went to the TeamLabs exhibit near Aomi station. The… Continue reading “Kulitan” at TeamLabs BORDERLESS world in Odaiba

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2018’s Fascinating Tokyo Winter Illuminations

Hello everyone! Welcome to another キラキラ winter blog series! Since the first week of December, I’ve been going around Tokyo, admiring its annual winter Illuminations. So here are all the places I visited, in case you missed Tokyo’s winter dancing lights. You can also watch the video below! https://youtu.be/lOKhqVcROGA Tokyo MidTown Soap Bubble Illumination (November… Continue reading 2018’s Fascinating Tokyo Winter Illuminations

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Hachioji’s 39th Vibrant Ginkgo Festival

Hello everyone! Last week was Hachioji’s Ginkgo Festival and I thought it would be fun to add it to our Autumn in Japan blog series. Ginkgo Festival is called Ichou Matsuri in Japanese and it is held on a weekend when Ginkgo trees change their color to bright yellow.  https://youtu.be/MfPesN2enJI We decided to go to… Continue reading Hachioji’s 39th Vibrant Ginkgo Festival

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TeamLab Planets: Travel Vlog

Hello everyone! Just dropping by to show you guys my experience at one of TeamLab's exhibits in Odaiba. Mind you there's two of them there, the other one is called BORDERLESS. I got them mixed up initially but now we know! Borderless is the permanent TeamLab location in Odaiba while this Planet location in Toyosu… Continue reading TeamLab Planets: Travel Vlog

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Flower Festivals

こんにちは、みんなさん!J here for J Beauty Journal blog! I know it has been a while since I last wrote a proper blog post but here I am, making a Spring comeback! Last year, one of the spring blossoms I missed to observe was the wisteria flower. Originally, I wanted to go to KitaKyushu and check-out the… Continue reading Flower Festivals