A Beginner's Guide to the World of Dagashi: Affordable Classic Japanese Snacks and Candies
Dagashi are traditional Japanese snacks and candies that are very popular with children for their fun packaging and very affordable prices. These snacks were the most popular just after World War II. Although their popularity has decreased with the availability of modern products, they are still seen in dagashi specialty shops or even in convenience stores and supermarkets. Their unique, retro designs and extremely low prices make them great souvenirs. This time, we tried out some of the most popular ones to help you choose which ones to try for yourself!