Speaking of the standard souvenir of the trip is a “Sweets”.
Also in Japan, The high-quality sweets and sweets which are for souvenirs are sold in an airport and a department store.
In Japan, there are a traditional sweets called “cheap sweets” other than a high-quality sweets.
Dagashi is confectionery aimed at children that can be bought for a small amount of money, such as pocket money.
Dagashi was named to mark the contrast with “jogashi”, which were snacks of a higher quality, and in the Kansai area dagashi are also called “zatsugashi” (miscellaneous confectionery).
Most of the dagashi sold today can trace their origins back to the Meiji Period but many of them were developed after the Second World War; there are many kinds, which are made to be fun to choose and not to bore kids.
Its features are as follows.
There are many kinds!
It’s very cheap!
Therefore, if you have small coins when go back to your own country, let’s buy cheap sweets for a souvenir!
- About Dagashi(cheap sweets)
- 12 cheap sweets of my recommendation
- BAR/Cafe which can eat a cheap sweets(Osaka/Kyoto)
- Map of cheap sweets stores(Osaka/Kyoto)
- Umaibo(10 yen)
- Kyabetsutaro&Tamanegisantaro(20 yen)
- Potato fries(30 yen)
- Baby Star Crispy Noodle Snack mini(30 yen)
- Corn potage snack(30 yen)
- Katto-Yotchan(pickled squid)(30 yen)
- Kabayakisantaro(Fish meat paste of a Kabayaki-style)(12 yen)
- Black Thunder(30 yen)
- Shimichoko-Corn(20 yen)
- Young Doughnut(40 yen)
- Bisco(40 yen)
- Morocco Fruits Yogurt(20 yen)
In Japan, there is the BAR/Cafe which can eat a cheap sweets.
■Dagashi BAR A-55(Osaka)
Regular holiday：Second/Fourth Tuesday
Address：4F, Fujino Bld., 7-11, Taiyujicho, Kita-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka, 530-0051, Japan
■Dagashi bar Ogiya(Osaka)
Address：3-8-2, Sekime, Joto-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka, 536-0008, Japan
■Dagashi cafe and bar Usagido(Osaka)
Address：2F, Route1 Kyoubasi Bld., 4-5-45, Higashinodamachi, Miyakojima-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka, 534-0024, Japan
■Dagashi Bar Nagomi(Osaka)
Address：3F-7, Aporo Bld., Higashishinsaibashi, Chuo-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka, 542-0083, Japan
■Dagashi bar Casa(Osaka)
Address：Reinbo Bld.2F, 7-5-1, Fukushima, Fukushima-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka, 553-0003, Japan
Address：4-2-11, Nakaishikiricho, Higashiosaka-shi, Osaka, 579-8014, Japan
■Dagashi BAR FREE(Kyoto)
Address：2F, Tsujita Bld., 115, Ishiyacho, Nakagyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 604-8002, Japan
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