Tag Archives: California

Lego store in Disneyland

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At the Downtown Disney California, there's a cool Lego store that has awesome Lego structures all around.  When we visited Disney last summer, we went to the Downtown and one of the stores that amazed me was the Lego store.  The huge dragon Lego on top of the store was just so cool, I knew ...

MARUQ Shop in San Francisco

MARUQ Shop San Francisco

MARUQ is a shop in San Francisco that sells Japanese fashion brands, JapanLA, Rilakkuma and other cute products.  Their most popular brand in store is Liz Lisa - a fashion brand from Japan that sells GAL/Gyaru apparels. I have visited MARUQ twice already, and whenever I visit I enjoy looking at their cute displays and new ...

Kawaii Report: JPOP Summit Festival in San Francisco

JPOP Summit Festival

The JPOP Summit Festival is an event held at the Japantown (and Union Square) in San Francisco California.  This year marks their 5th year anniversary since the event started in 2009 every July.  I got a chance to attend the event on a Saturday, it usually held for 2 days - Saturday and Sunday. JPOP Summit ...

Cute Shops in California

Cute Shops in California

During my three week vacation in California - I went to several cities which were Irvine, Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Diego.  And I found several cute shops while traveling around the different cities.  I think that there are probably hundreds, if not thousands of cute shops all over California since its a huge ...

A Day trip to Disneyland Theme Park

Trip to Disneyland

Welcome to 'The Happiest Place on Earth'.  Disneyland theme park was built on 17 July 1955, and it is the original park located in Anaheim California.  Each year about 16.2 million visitors go to this park, and over 650 million guest have visited since it started.  There are 8 themed lands inside the Disneyland Park.  ...

A quick and fun visit to Downtown Disney California

Downtown Disney California

The Downtown Disney is a promenade that has shops, cafes, restaurants, and other fun outdoor entertainment.  Popular shops include: World of Disney, LEGO store, D-Street, and many others. While in the Los Angeles area, one of the places I have been wanting to visit was of course, Disneyland.  I have only visited one Disney park and ...

Jelly Belly Factory California

Jelly Belly Factory California

The Jelly Belly factory is located in Fairfield, California.  Once you get reach the location, you will notice a Volkswagen beetle car with Jelly Belly decals all over.  Before heading to the factory, you will see the visitor center.  This place is where you can buy and sample different Jelly Bellies. Photography is only allowed at ...

Kawaii Report: Anime Expo convention in LA

Anime Expo LA

Anime Expo is an anime convention that is held annually during July.  This year we got a chance to visit this event only for 1 day which was Friday.  We got there quite early around 9:30 a.m. but the line to enter the exhibit hall was packed.  As soon as the exhibit hall opened everyone ...

JapanLA – a kawaii store in the heart of Los Angeles

JapanLA Store

JapanLA is a cute pop culture shop located in Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles.  The inspiration for their shop came from the 'cute culture' of LA and Japan.  This store sells many adorable items like - dolls, stationery, key chains, accessories, apparels, and more.  They also have their own brand called 'JapanLA Clothing'.  The brand design ...

Tokidoki LA Store x icoSnap visit

Tokidoki LA Store

Tokidoki has been one of my favorite design prints of all time.  It has always been a dream of mine to visit their store for quite sometime.  Fortunately, I had a chance to visit LA this summer, and one of my 'must-visit' places was of course, the Tokidoki LA store. Tokidoki is a brand that has ...