Oona McGee

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Japanese stationery fans go crazy for memo pad that slowly reveals Kyoto temple as you use it

The unusual memo pad has become so popular it’s caused the maker’s online store to shut down.

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Coca-Cola Japan unveils new cherry blossom sakura design bottle for 2018

We won’t have to wait until the blossoms appear to enjoy sakura with our Coca-Cola this year.

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Pringles releases sukiyaki flavoured potato chips in Japan

Available to purchase only in the Kanto region, this new variety comes packed with traditional Japanese flavour.

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Japanese people reveal their thoughts on Logan Paul’s disrespectful stunts in Japan【Video】

YouTube may have suspended ties with the YouTuber for now, but people in Japan are still reeling from his visit.

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5 of the best ice creams to try in Japan right now【Taste Test】

Whether you like traditional Japanese flavours or Western-inspired combinations, these frozen desserts will satisfy all your sweet cravings.

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We buy plastic food samples from a Japanese vending machine with Mr Sato

Come with us as we track down the unusual machine in Tokyo.

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Japan now has heart hats for cute cats to wear this Valentine’s Day

Who needs a bunch of flowers when you can have these four little Valentines?

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Nike Air Mo’ Money sneakers with Japanese text and yen symbols are the coolest kicks around

People in Japan are scrambling to get their hands on these limited-edition Mo’ Yen sneakers.

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We try the heavenly Starbucks pink latte in Japan 【Taste Test】

It looks like a sakura drink, but it gets its colour from a different blend of ingredients.

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Peach Coca-Cola coming to Japan in a world-first for the company

People in Japan will be the first in the world to find out what the unique flavour combination tastes like.

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Japanese YouTuber joins calls to delete Logan Paul’s YouTube account 【Video】

That Japanese Man Yuta explains why YouTube needs to take a stand against Paul’s disrespectful Japan videos.

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Japanese girl astounds onlookers with unusual kimono obi sash

Even the girl’s own father couldn’t believe what he was seeing.

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Elderly couple show off Dance Dance Revolution skills at Japanese video game arcade 【Video】

Proof that you can enjoy video games no matter how old you are.

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It’s Japanese commercial time! Watch the best ads from 2017 in one glossy 4K video

Famous musicians, actors and idol group members star in these memorable ads that will make you laugh, cry and want to buy what they’re selling.

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【Lucky Bag Roundup 2018】Baskin Robbins combines ice cream with Snoopy for New Year in Japan

Happy Ice Cream Time” is made up of cute limited-edition merchandise and sweets!

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【Lucky Bag Roundup 2018】McDonald’s Japan brings out exclusive goodies for customers this New Year

These are some of the cutest McDonald’s items we’ve ever seen!

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【Lucky Bag Roundup 2018】KFC Japan fukubukuro makes fried chicken dreams come true

Colonel Sanders has been kind to his finger-lickin’ customers this New Year.

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【Lucky Bag Roundup 2018】Celebrate New Year with Studio Ghibli merchandise from Donguri Kyowakoku

Totoro from My Neighbour Totoro and Jiji from Kiki’s Delivery Service are the stars of the show this year.

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【Lucky Bag Roundup 2018】Starbucks Japan lucky bag only available to lottery winners this year

Take a look inside one of Japan’s most exclusive fukubukuro.

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Ginza Cozy Corner unveils cute range of osechi New Year cakes featuring lucky Japanese symbols

There are more than a dozen cakes in the new collection, all served with sweet toppings that reflect centuries of meaning and symbolism.

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