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Allergies in Japan

A quick guide on allergies in Japan

Christmas: Pepsi?

December the month of xmas Eve though it’s now December I still protest Christmas due mostly to the fact I’m in Japan. That does not mean I’m going to stop trying strange things. Enter stage left: grape flavoured Pepsi. I… Read More ›

Christmas: coke with a gift

Even the coke is festive… At this point I have accepted the inevitably of Christmas in Japan and I decided to accept it. So let’s start with the reason for red being a Christmas colour: coca cola. Coke is extremely… Read More ›

Product: Koala Machi cookie

A sweat treat with an unexpected flavor Ignoring snow packaging (which is extremely festive in appearance now that Halloween is over) and the name which translates to Koala city, this item was extremely eye catching and I had to try… Read More ›

Product: a sweet treat

An introduction to the world of Japanese treats for only ¥69 When looking for a sweet treat most people look at chocolate, or ice cream, or something else that is usually at least ¥100, but here’s a tip- look at… Read More ›

The small thanks

Convenience store raffle Occasionally while buying extreamly unhealthy food and coffee, it was treat day (come one next Tuesday), you’ll be told by the attendant to take a ticket. At first you are likely to be confused. But as the… Read More ›