Along with the vending machines, you really need to pack nothing when traveling around Japan. There are convenience stores everywhere in Japan. The are plentiful and easy to spot - mostly with English names, even some familiar companies, the most popular being 7-11, Family Mart and Lawsons.
|The Lawson's right across the street from our house.|
|Lola's favorite area - the CHIPS!|
|Onigiri - rice balls wrapped in seaweed with a variety of fillings|
|Paper products & cleaning detergents|
|Just in case you need to brush your teeth or ran out of toothpaste!|
|Interesting flavors and chips and candy to peruse.|