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    Where are the Pokémon in Google Maps Tokyo?

    Google’s April fool contribution this year is the Pokemon Challenge to find their new Pokémon Master! And it starts our favorite city Tokyo. Has anyone found them yet? Comment below with any more locations you may have discovered. How to [...]

    April 1, 2014 -
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    Sakura Cherry Blossom Burgers and Drinks at McDonald’s

    The original version of this article first appeared on Japan Trends. Spring always brings a flurry of sakura (cherry blossom)-themed products, from sweets to stamps, phone apps and more. But we never imagined there would be a pink cheeseburger any [...]

    March 31, 2014 -
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    Japan’s Greatest Faux Beers

    This article was first published by the cheap chaps at Tokyo Desu. Whether you realize it or not, you’ve probably had a happoshu (発泡酒)or “low-malt beer-like beverage” if you’ve ever had a night out in Japan. Due to some weird Japanese tax [...]

    March 24, 2014 -
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    DIY Cheapo: 100 Yen Pearl Bracelet

    As one of the world’s fashion capitals, Tokyo can make a cheapo feel under-dressed. Fear not – we’ll help you look good for less. We all know that Tokyo is an amazing city… but it’s also very expensive. I mean, [...]

    March 21, 2014 -