As the title says, I think a smartphone(preferably online), cash, and an IC card are the 3 things better to have when you travel Japan. In this post, I will share some information related to these 3 items that I think are useful. 1. Smartphone If you want to keep your smarphone online, get a local SIM card. For more information about prepaid SIM cards in Japan, please check my other post: Everything You Need to Know About Prepaid SIM Cards in Japan Now these are the apps and websites I suggest you take a look. To Search the Train Route Google Map may solve all the problems. In addition… Read more »
Halal culture takes off in Japan
Halal culture takes off in Japan TOKYO: Prayer rooms, hijabs made from local silk and even halal-certified whale meat are appearing in Japan as tourism bosses wake up to the demand from Muslim travellers. ‘Muslim travellers still do not feel comfortable here,’ Datuk Ibrahim Haji Ahmad Badawi, head of Malaysian food company
These are real candies coated with resin!! I immediately fell in love with these from nanaco plus+ (http://www.nanaco-plus.com/jp/index.html) that would go so well with Yukata fashion and the mood of summer in Japan. Konpeito is too cute!!