Starbucks Reveal New Cherry Blossom Drinks

Sakura season is literally around the cornet for Japan. That beautiful time of the year when the Cherry Blossom go into bloom and decorate the Japanese landscape with a sea of pink, transforming everything into a dreamscape. So it’s a perfect time for Starbucks to reveal the annual tradition of the new Sakura themed drinks they’ll be offering.

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Birds Eye View Of Tokyo Sakura

It’s a great time to be in Japan right now with the annual blooming of the Cherry Blossom, or Sakura, transforming Japan into a wonderland of sort with pink blooms everywhere. Yasunori Iwamoto, a Tokyo based film maker took to Tokyo with a camera enabled drone to capture some stunning footage of the sakura doing their natural thing. Arguable one of the more popular spots for … Continue reading Birds Eye View Of Tokyo Sakura

Sakura Pepsi For Japan

Didn’t I just finish doing a post about the sometimes wacky and different food items and flavours that you can encounter in Japan? Well, here’s a new one…Sakura flavoured Pepsi. That’s right, cherry blossom flavoured Pepsi. We’ve seen Salty Watermelon, Pepsi Shiso, Pepsi Tropical and even Pepsi White but now it’s the turn of one of the most iconic sights in Japan, the Cherry Blossom. … Continue reading Sakura Pepsi For Japan

Two New Ice Cream Flavours For Japan

Ice cream company, Häagen-Dazs, does amazing business in Japan with its amazing flavours and quality smooth textures. It’s been around for a while in Japan, in fact, the company is about to enjoy its 30th anniversary early next year. To mark the occasion, the company has decided to introduce 2 new flavours based on something which is synonymous with Japan. Hitting on February 3rd 2014 will … Continue reading Two New Ice Cream Flavours For Japan

Hatsune Miku Celebrates Sakura Festival

The Cherry Blossom season, or Sakura, is almost at an end for most parts in Japan but there are other regions which are just beginning to enjoy the beautiful bloom of these colourful flowers. In particular, the Eastern and Northern parts are now celebrating the fully bloomed flowers of Sakura. In the Nagano prefecture, you’ll be able to find Ueda-city which can be found in … Continue reading Hatsune Miku Celebrates Sakura Festival

Quick Guide To Japan’s 2013 Cherry Blossom Season

So you’re in Japan or about to jet off and are hoping to catch a glimpse of the famed Sakura or Cherry Blossom while you’re there? Japandaman has you covered with this quick guide to make sure you don’t miss out on these unique and stunning flowers which Japan is famous for. If your trip starts in January going towards the middle of February then … Continue reading Quick Guide To Japan’s 2013 Cherry Blossom Season