What do you want to buy as souvenirs when you leave Japan? How about TOKYO BANANA, Cute Magnet or Japanese Lantern?

Are you looking for souvenirs in Japan?

TOKYO BANANA 東京ばな奈

TOKYO BANANA 東京ばな奈
This banana cream cake is a recommended food souvenir when you leave Tokyo.
TOKYO BANANA 東京ばな奈
You can easily find it in many places around Tokyo such as department stores, souvenir shops at main stations, bus terminals and airports.

A 8-pack of TOKYO BANANA 東京ばな奈 costs 1029 yen. (including 8% tax)
It should be eaten within 7 days of purchase for freshest results.
TOKYO BANANA 東京ばな奈
Since I have bought it so often, I cannot remember how many times I’ve bought it and eaten it. It is tasty!
This cake is good. If you have no ideas what to buy for your family and friends, you can’t go wrong with bringing them TOKYO BANANA 東京ばな奈.

東京ばな奈ワールド
東京みやげに東京ばな奈 東京ばな奈ワールドのオフィシャルサイトです。新商品や店舗の情報などをお伝えします。

Cute Magnet

ジジのくたくたマグネット
This cat is Jiji of the movie Kiki's Delivery Service (魔女の宅急便), and an excellent gift. It is called Jiji-no-kutakuta-magnet ジジのくたくたマグネット in Japanese. It may costs about 1,000 yen.
ジジのくたくたマグネット
Jiji on a magnet white board.
ジジのくたくたマグネット
Jiji wants to cover a security peephole on a door.
ジジのくたくたマグネット
Jiji is doing chin-up with a curtain rail.

Jiji is staying on my desk for a while.


Recommended shop is Donguri Republic (Donguri-kyowakoku どんぐり共和国).

ベネリック株式会社
Heart Calls Heart 私たちは感動できる人間の集まりです。

Check out these shops below. Grab the Jiji magnet before they are out of stock! They are often sold out.
If you like Ghibli anime, you should go to the shop.
どんぐり共和国
Tokyo Skytree Town-Solamachi 東京スカイツリータウン・ソラマチ branch is on the 2F Block 12.
どんぐり共和国
Kamakura 鎌倉 branch is located near Kamakura 鎌倉 Station in Kamakura city Kanagawa 神奈川 prefecture.

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* One of the branches is located on the B1F of First Avenue Tokyo Station 東京駅一番街 Tokyo-eki-ichibangai in Tokyo Station.

Japanese Lantern

Lantern 提灯 Chouchin
This is the Kaminarimon 雷門 Gate which has a huge lantern. The gate is located at the front entrance of Sensoji Temple 浅草寺 in Asakusa 浅草 of Tokyo 東京.
Asakusa Kaminarimon 浅草 雷門
This place is popular with tourists. I have heard some people are interested in the design of the lanterns.

聖観音宗 あさくさかんのん 浅草寺 公式サイト
金龍山浅草寺のオフィシャルホームページ
Would you like to buy smaller sized lanterns as souvenirs or for lighting room?

Lantern 提灯 Chouchin
Let's go to Kappabashi Dogu Street かっぱ橋道具街 where appealing lanterns are sold!
A lot of shops on the street sell kitchen and restaurant equipment as well. Please check out their official website.

料理道具・食器・厨房設備・製菓用品・陶器・漆器・包装用品・ショーケース・家具・サンプル・白衣・業務用食材 - 満足道具のあふれる街 『 かっぱ橋道具街 』
料理道具・食器・厨房設備・製菓用品・陶器・漆器・包装用品・ショーケース・家具・サンプル・白衣・業務用食材・その他 何でも揃う。『 かっぱ橋道具街 』

One shop specializes in lanterns and sign boards for restaurants. In Japan, traditional Japanese restaurants and bars often use this type of red colored lantern as a shop sign and for advertisement.
Lantern 提灯 Chouchin
Meanings
やきとり Yakitori : Grelled chicken on a skewer
お食事処 Oshokujidokoro : Restaurants / Bars
ラーメン Ramen : Ramen
定食、飲み物 Teishoku, Nomimono : Set meals, Drinks
生ビール Nama-biru : Draft beer
たこ焼き Takoyaki : Octopus dumpling
Sake : Sake (Alcohol beverages)
居酒屋 Izakaya : Japanese traditional restaurant / bar
Lantern 提灯 Chouchin
This type of lantern is called Chouchin 提灯 in Japanese.
Lantern 提灯 Chouchin
This shop is Kappabashi-soushoku 合羽橋装飾 .
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You can walk to this shop from the Kaminarimon Gate of Sensoji Temple in 15 minutes.

Japanese Cultural Things

まるごとにっぽん
This building is a nice shopping center for international tourists.
There are four floors and many types of shops. They specialize in Japanese cultural things. It is located in Asakusa 浅草 of Tokyo 東京.

Asakusa is one of the popular sightseeing places in Tokyo.
It is a good idea to stop by this place, and then find Japanese food and cultural souvenirs.
If you are little hungry, let's eat Japanese food there!

まるごとにっぽん
まるごとにっぽん|まるごとにっぽんは浅草の商業施設です。全国各地の地産セレクトグルメを扱う食物販店舗、地方に伝わる伝統を活かし新しいモノづくりに取り組む物販店舗、全国の市町村が集まるサービス店舗、浅草の景色を楽しみながら旬の味覚が楽しめる飲食店舗などが出店しています。

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