Bokksu vs TokyoTreat Review: Which Japan Snack Subscription is Best?

Snack subscription boxes are having a moment. From kawaii candy to artisan crisps, it’s never been easier to get your hands on tasty treats straight from Japan. To help you decide which snack box is best for your budget (and taste buds), let’s take a look at two of the most popular subscription services: Bokksu vs TokyoTreat.

Split image showing Bokksu vs Tokyo Treat Japanese snacks inside orange boxes.

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2021 Bokksu Review + Coupon: Travel Across Japan With Premium Snacks

Wondering how to get your Japanese snack fix without getting on a plane or paying outrageous shipping fees? Luckily, there’s an easy way to enjoy the distinct flavors of Nippon from home: Bokksu. This 2021 Bokksu review and unboxing will walk you through what to expect from this Japanese snack subscription box.

2021 Bokksu review box of Japanese snacks sitting on white table with small figurines and charms.

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TokyoTreat Review 2021: Seasonal Japanese Snacks For Otaku

Japanophiles, rejoice! There’s a new way to get your Japan snack fix without traveling or paying a fortune in customs fees. This 2021 TokyoTreat review and unboxing will walk you through what to expect from this Japanese snack subscription box.

Orange TokyoTreat review box sitting open on white table, with snack packages sticking out.

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Kyoto 2 Day Itinerary: A Super Efficient Guide

Writing this Kyoto 2 day itinerary was an interesting challenge. Trying to condense my favorite city into 48 hours of sightseeing was no simple feat! But if you can only afford to spend two days in Kyoto, this itinerary will guide you through the ancient city’s highlights as efficiently as possible.

Pink cherry blossoms near river and bridge spotted during Kyoto 2 day itinerary.

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13 Easy Day Trips from Kyoto for Nature Lovers

Kyoto is a wonderfully verdant city. Travelers flock here for bamboo groves, flower-lined paths, and tranquil shrine gardens. But if you have some time to spare, there are plenty of easy day trips from Kyoto that will particularly delight nature lovers.

Miho no Matsubara beach with Mount Fuji views is one of the best day trips from Kyoto.

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Osaka-Kyoto-Nara Itinerary: 6 Amazing Days in Kansai Japan

Vibrant streets, awe-inspiring temples, delicious street food… This Osaka-Kyoto-Nara itinerary has it all. If you only have one week in Japan and want to experience as much of the country’s culture and history as possible, head to the Kansai region!

Historic Japanese lantern alley, part of Osaka Kyoto Nara itinerary.

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Lake Biwa Day Trip: Water, Mountains, and Sacred Sites

If you’re traveling through Japan’s Kansai region, a Lake Biwa day trip is the perfect addition to your itinerary. From floating torii gates to mountain top temples, there’s more to this area than the typical lakeside activities you’d expect.

Floating torii gate at sunrise, a popular place to visit during a Lake Biwa day trip.

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Japan Off the Beaten Path: 15 Amazing Japan Hidden Gems

When planning a dream trip to Japan, the bustling cities of Tokyo, Kyoto, and Osaka usually spring to mind. But it would be a mistake not to explore Japan off the beaten path, even if it’s your first trip to the country.

Woman with red umbrella walking through forest in Japan off the beaten path.

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40 Best Souvenirs From Japan: From Manga to Matcha

As a minimalist traveler, I rarely buy things when I go abroad. But when my husband and I first visited Tokyo and Kyoto, we stuffed two bags full of the best souvenirs from Japan. In a land known for quality products, rich culture, and ultra-cute characters, you’ll want to fill every nook and cranny of your suitcase with Japanese souvenirs.

Colorful vintage kimono are the best souvenirs from Japan.

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Tokyo Like a Local: 9 Unique Things to Do

Tokyo is the world’s second largest city and one of the most popular tourist destinations. Travelers who fall in love with this city find themselves drawn back again and again. But even repeat visitors can miss out on experiencing Tokyo like a local, and often end up doing the same touristy activities time and time again.

Typical Japan street with bikes seen when traveling Tokyo like a local.

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