Buy well-designed cups, pots… In Tokyo, Kakesu Zakka-ten sells simple, cute and durable products made in Japan for tea or coffee lovers. You will find various beautiful colours for your home or to select as gift!
A few prices:
- Teacup or coffee cup: 648 yens
- Teapot: 2.160 yens
- Coffee dripper: 1.404 yens
- Towel: 324 yens
Note: You can pay by credit card when you go shopping at Kakesu Zakka-ten.
Today’s lunch savoured at Marebito tea house: the daily set with bamboo, duck, tofu, miso soup containing eggplant, rice topped with tea leaves…
To finish, a soft cup of “bancha” tea!
If you like tasty ingredients and Japanese tea, walk a few minutes from Jimbocho station (Chiyoda ward, Tokyo) to reach Marebito tea house! You can even order your lunch in English 🙂
- Bancha = 番茶.
- Marebito = まれびと.
- Jimbocho station = 神保町駅 (Jimbocho-eki), Chiyoda ward = 千代田区 (Chiyoda-ku), Tokyo = 東京.
You can buy elegant Japanese chopsticks made from cherry trees and very light cups made from bamboo at Kukan-kobo Takuya, high-quality shop specialized in wooden products near Akihabara station (Chiyoda ward, Tokyo). Wouldn’t they make great souvenirs or gifts from your travel in Japan?
Shopping photo 1: Reddish chopsticks made using the bark of a cherry tree.
Shopping photo 2: Extremely light cups made from bamboo.
Our team found this cosy shop with great smells of wood on Sunday while exploring Akihabara area to prepare tomorrow’s personalized tour. We’d be glad to take you there too if you wish 🙂
Note: All the labels are written in Japanese language.
- Kukan-kobo Takuya = 空間工房卓屋.
- Bamboo = 竹 (Take), Cherry tree = 桜の木 (Sakura-no-ki).
- Akihabara = 秋葉原, Chiyoda ward = 千代田区 (Chiyoda-ku), Tokyo = 東京.