25 Cheap Japanese Souvenir Ideas

Source: Tokyo Cheapo

So you’re in Japan, doing all the awesome things and living life like it’s an anime. But your friends/family/pets/potplants want a piece of the action. They’re demanding cool things from Tokyo and surrounds. Time to do some souvenir shopping! Here are, in no particular order, 25 ideas for cute, original and just plain wacky Japanese souvenirs that won’t cost you all the yens in the world.
Too pretty to eat!
Japanese Sweets
If you want to impress your people, get them some Japanese sweets. Traditional sweets, known as wagashi, are beautifully sculpted and use old-school ingredients like bean paste and sweet potato. They’re a great accompaniment to green tea. You can also get pre-packed boxes of slightly more m

The post 25 Cheap Japanese Souvenir Ideas appeared first on Tokyo Cheapo.

…continue reading