The most popular Hokkaido souvenirs

Hokkaido is well-known for bountiful nature and these are the most popular sweets to purchase as souvenirs. You must at least once taste Hokkaido's delicious snacks.

Jaga Pokkuru

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These hand-picked, Hokkaido-grown potato chips take first place! You've got to taste their delicious flavor -- once you take a bite you won't be able to stop!

Shiroi Koibito

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If you are looking for souvenirs from Hokkaido, this is the one to take.

ROKKATEI STRAWBERRY CHOCOLATE

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The sweetness of white chocolate together with the sourness of dried strawberries is exquisite.

The most fashionable running shoes

Simon, a member of our editorial department who has run the Tokyo Marathon twice, offers this list of his top picks for fashionable running shoes which can be worn both in a race or on the street.Fashion is right at your feet -- put on some of these great running shoes and head downtown!

asics GEL-KAYANO 22

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They have a great sense of hold and cushioning. Thanks to their outstandingly unified design, these shoeswork well with any outfit.

Nike Air zoom pegasus

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The top street fashion item in Tokyo, you can see these worn in trendy centers like Shibuya.

Adidas adizero
takumi idomi

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Thanks to their simple design, these shoes are easy to coordinate with anything.

Highly recommended figurines for true fans

Mitch, our editorial member who lives right at the pilgrimage site for anime fans also known as "otaku", Tokyo's Akihabara district, offers a list of recommended figurines for true enthusiasts! We recommend experiencing Japan's deep "otaku" culture, even for people who aren't "otaku" themselves!

Nendroid Love Live! Good Smile Company

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Many popular series are being made into Nendroids! μ’s 9 members wear charming stage outfits and rehearsal clothes.

Hatsune Miku

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These outfits take inspiration from such popular tracks as "Senbonzakura", as well as the costumes worn in collaborative projects. Hatsune Miku's lovely charm is outstanding in "Denshi no Yousei"!

Sword Art Online

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Ranking of best-selling products in Japan

We have picked up a selection of items eligible for international shipping from among the best-selling products of Rakuten Market, a Japanese online platform dealing with almost 2 billion products! Product information is based on data as of August 18, 2016. Please see the product page for the latest information.

Overall

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Plant-Derived Shampoo

Plant-Derived Shampoo

2

Green smoothie

Green smoothie

3

Corrective underwear

Corrective underwear



Previous rankings

*The editors create the product ranking which is generally based on sales of certain items and trends within Rakuten however the actual criteria for selection may vary.

*While featured items are available at the time rankings are originally published, please note that some items may become sold out or discontinued over time.