Oona McGee

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Navigate your way through Japan’s busiest train stations with Google Street View

Come with us as we take you through some of the interesting things you can discover inside one of the country’s most historic stations and the busiest train station in the world.

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We try Starbucks Japan’s new American Cherry Pie Frappuccino

For the first time ever, the Frappuccino now comes with a domed pie crust lid, and it’s one of many reasons we’re in love with this new release.

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Japanese weather site reveals the secret to knowing when a sakura cherry blossom will fall

This quick and easy technique for spotting a soon-to-fall blossom is surprising even the most ardent cherry blossom lovers in Japan.

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Japanese artist explains why some people have a good sense of direction and others don’t

People in Japan are nodding their heads in agreement over the four-panel comic, which perfectly reveals the different brain processes that make all the difference.

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Amazing Pringles flavours exist in Japan

Come with us as we take you through the ultimate collection of all the Pringles flavours ever produced in Japan.

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Glamping Okinawan style: a unique way to get in touch with nature in Japan【Pics】

The “glamorous camping” experience comes to Okinawa with luxurious tents and amazing views that will have you wanting to stay here forever.

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Japanese rail employee surprises commuters with unusual-sounding announcement

The difference between this man’s appearance and the sound of his voice has everyone talking.

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Tokyo police force mascot Pipo-kun anthropomorphises into muscly man in new anime clip

The cute character bares his pecs in the fight against stranger danger, where children are told to remember the words “Squid Sushi” to protect them from harm.

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Mister Donut teams up with Kyoto tea specialist for new premium matcha doughnut range

The collection includes half a dozen delicious doughnuts and two powdered green tea beverages.

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Outburst by Japanese minister at press conference overshadowed by…his Eva anime tie

Viewers were shocked to see the Reconstruction Minister rip into a journalist but then they couldn’t tear their eyes away from his necktie.

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McDonald’s Japan adds new beef burgers to their regular menu for the first time in eight years

We try the new burgers brought out to replace the Quarter Pounder and find they’re every bit as tasty as they look.

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Japan gets swept up in creative new “cherry toast” trend 【Photos】

It’s an easy and beautiful way to enjoy breakfast.

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Cute Instagram cat teaches us about Japanese culture with hilarious cosplay photo collection

Bow down to your new furry sensei.

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Starbucks Japan brings out new American Cherry Pie Frappuccino

The amazing new beverage is set to provide customers with a whole new drinking experience.

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Totoro and friends come out to play as cute new Studio Ghibli toys

The wind-up toys feature adorable movements designed to bring a smile to everybody’s faces.

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Donald Trump fronts Twitter ads on Japan’s rail network【Photos】

Written entirely in Japanese and without any English text, foreign visitors are wondering what on earth these ads mean.

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Starbucks Japan now has matcha pudding on the menu

People around the country are falling in love with the exciting new release.

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Japanese hanami lovers reveal the top ten things to bring on a cherry blossom viewing picnic

Enjoy a sakura party like an experienced local with these ten handy essentials.

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Sakura 2017: The best places to see cherry blossoms in Japan

Enjoy the best of the cherry blossom viewing season with this list of the top spots to see sakura around the country.

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Japanese rail company uses ukiyo-e posters to ask commuters to mind their manners on the train

The ever-growing series of traditional artworks is grabbing everyone’s attention for its beauty and humour.

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