6 Irresistible Souvenirs from Kanagawa Prefecture
Wherever you travel in Kanagawa Prefecture, you are sure to encounter a cornucopia of fantastic products and sweet treats.
Every discovery, whether it's a new taste sensation or a souvenir bursting with personality, born from the local landscape, climate, and culture, will make your journey that much more exhilarating.
Here we present a selection of souvenirs packed with the charm of Kanagawa Prefecture, perfect to delight the loved ones who await your return, and to partner with your own special memories.
Oyama Top: A Traditional Toy and Good-Luck Charm Made from Real Wood!Their chunky shafts and substantial shape give a sense of how stable these tops are. Their vibrant pottery wheel pattern ･･･Ohyama Koma Kanekoya2019.08.07
Odawara Lacquerware: Dishes with Beautiful Wood Grain and a Natural FeelOdawara lacquerware is believed to have originated in the mid-Muromachi period (1336–1573), when artisans in the Hakone ･･･Okawa Woodworks2019.08.07
Uiro: A Time-Honored Dessert Conceived as a Gift for State GuestsUiro is a confection believed to have first appeared in the Muromachi period (1336–1573), which would make it one of the ･･･Uiro2019.08.07
Ashigaracha: Fragrant Green Tea with the Perfect Balance of Umami, Astringency, and BitternessThe Tanzawa-Hakone Foothills region of northwestern Kanagawa Prefecture is blessed with the ideal climate conditions and ･･･Kanagawa Agricultural Cooperative Tea Industry Center Direct Sales Office2019.08.07
Kamakura-bori: Beautiful Traditional Crafts with Subtle Carving and Deep, Vibrant LacquerThe Kamakura-bori style of carving is believed to date all the way back to the Kamakura period (1185–1333). The style is ･･･Kamakura Carving Crafts Museum2019.08.07
Yokohama Scarf: The World's Best Engineering Lets 100% Silk ShineAfter the opening of the Port of Yokohama, the silk trade became central to the city's growth. Yokohama eventually grew ･･･Silk Museum2019.08.07
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Theater / dance musicsDouble Planet Episode 8Double Planet Episode 8 "I tried screaming a spell I just remembered" Luca Tamaru (Furutajun & Yota Kanda ･･･
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