Have you been to Kamakura?
It’s the city in Kanagawa Prefecture and approx 1 hour away from central Tokyo. Kamakura used to be the political center of Japan during 1185–1333, and there are still numbers of historical sites and monuments including temples and shrines. As the city is located by the coast, it’s a popular beach destination and numbers of stylish and trendy cafes and restaurants are located.
Kamakura is one of most popular side trip destinations from Tokyo, where you can explore easily in one day. The city can be accessed within 30 mins from Yokohama, and 1 hours from central Tokyo or Haneda Airport.
Along with tourist sites, Kamakura is also a great city for shopping. Numbers of shops are located in Komachi Street, offering delicious sweets and snacks which are perfect for souvenir gifts. Today, I’d like to introduce 7 most recommended sweet souvenirs from Kamakura, and if you are planning to visit Kamakura, you should definitely check them out!