Exploring Little Tokyo in downtown LA is a great way to spend an afternoon. Within Little Tokyo is the Japanese Village Plaza. There is so much to see both outside and inside the shops and restaurants. Here are some sights from a recent visit.
One man band
Wishes on paper "tanzaku" for the Tanabata Festival
Good luck Cats
i heart Japanese Stationary, always sooo cute
Freshly made Imagawayaki (sweet beans sandwiched between two cake-like layers)
at Mitsuru Cafe
I've never seen so many different flavors of Mochi!
Oomasa is a great place for an authentic Japanese meal.
yum. A good day, indeed.