38 Best Coffee Shops in Tokyo: Which Ones to Try

38 Best Coffee Shops in Tokyo: Which Ones to Try

While most people think of tea when they think about Japan, Tokyo has a thriving coffee culture that seamlessly blends tradition with innovation, creating a haven for coffee connoisseurs and casual drinkers alike. Coffee shops play a pivotal role, not only as purveyors of meticulously brewed beverages but also as cultural hubs where community, creativity,…

Complete Guide to Starbucks Reserve Roastery Tokyo

Complete Guide to Starbucks Reserve Roastery Tokyo

Starbucks is an international brand that no doubt every person on the planet has heard of.  I’ll admit that I drink a fair amount of Starbucks and find them great places to write and work in.  Even though I’ve found some amazing coffee shops in Japan for coffee, like Tully’s, Excelsior, Beck’s, there’s something familiar about Starbucks…

2022 Starbucks Reserve Roastery Sakura Merchandise

2022 Starbucks Reserve Roastery Sakura Merchandise

Many companies in Japan love to release limited-edition merchandise and drinks and Starbucks is no different. Starbucks Japan releases limited-edition merchandise collections several times a year with seasonal themes including New Year, Summer, and Christmas. And while I’ve collected a few mugs since living here and far and away my favorite season for specialized merch…

2022 Starbucks Japan Cherry Blossom Merchandise and Drinks

2022 Starbucks Japan Cherry Blossom Merchandise and Drinks

Starbucks Japan will be releasing their new Sakura merchandise collection and spring-limited beverage in February 2022! Many companies in Japan love to release limited-edition merchandise and drinks and Starbucks is no different. Starbucks Japan releases limited-edition merchandise collections several times a year with seasonal themes including New Year, Summer, and Christmas. And while I’ve collected…

Harry Potter Themed Drinks and Merch at Tully’s Coffee in Japan

Harry Potter Themed Drinks and Merch at Tully’s Coffee in Japan

One of Japan’s most popular coffee chains is serving up some extra magic this holiday season! Tully’s Coffee is teaming up with J.K. Rowling’s beloved series Harry Potter for new and unique drink and merch items, including the Harry Potter Treacle Tart Latte, a Hedwig-themed Stainless Steel Tumbler, and more. The collab will begin at 25 Tully’s…