Shodoshima Island is in Kagawa prefecture and is an interesting place to visit, as it seems like a Mediterranean island in Japan. It has beaches, resorts, and even olive plantations, which might confuse you and make you feel like you arrived to an island in Greece. But its great Japanese cuisine which will remind you you really are in Japan!
For all cheesecake lovers, there is a must-try cheesecake in Japan that has been very popular. The freshly baked cheesecake is amazingly delicious and more excitingly, you can choose from "rare" or "medium" for your cheesecake! This article will introduce you to the national-famous cheesecake so you can go try!
LeTAO is a very popular company producing a cakes and desserts in Otaru, Hokkaido. They are best known for the cheesecake called "Double Fromage" that attracts many people.
Gyu Kaku is a popular Yakiniku chain in Japan. Yakiniku is basically a Japanese bbq. Gyu Kaku has expanded its stores outside of Japan. If you are looking for a delicious Yakiniku experience at reasonable prices, definitely check out Gyu Kaku!
Jindaiji temple, located in Chofu city (part of the Tokyo metropolitan area) is a popular tourist destination for many reasons. First, there is the beautiful temple and its surrounding edo-style townscape with tons of soba shops! Then there are the huge Jindai Botanical Gardens right next to it. And to top that off, you can even enjoy going to an onsen near the temple's premises!
If you're travelling in Japan, I bet you want to maximize your time and eat all the sushi! From conveyor belt to standing bars, you can find something to fit your time and budget. But while you're in Tokyo, you should also try la creme de la creme, to know what "real" sushi is!
Visiting Sapporo? Sapporo, the capital city of the northernmost prefecture Hokkaido, is known for being a tasty city where you can have an unforgettable breakfast. Here is a list of the most popular breakfast places in Sapporo. Try one of them and you can start off your day in the best way!
PALETAS Frozen Fruit Bar is a popular store in Japan that is specialized in selling aesthetically pleasing ice candies with unique and delicious flavors!
Sendaiya is a popular shop that specializes in natto! It has 3 locations in Tokyo. Your natto discovery journey should start here! Read on to learn more about this unique natto shop!
If you're traveling in Japan, but you are looking for a complete change of pace from Tokyo, Noto Peninsula in Ishikawa Prefecture is definitely the place to visit. It has breathtaking coastal scenery, a rural atmosphere, and it is a great place for swimming, fishing and cycling!
Sushi is the most popular kind of Japanese cuisine. Understandably when in Japan, wherever you are, you probably want to have it! Hiroshima has some fantastic places to feast on sushi. Here are 5 selected restaurants you should try while in Hiroshima!
Some of you might have seen a video of a chef slicing the middle of a fluffy looking omelette...this place is probably it. Kichi Kichi is a restaurant where they serve their signature menu, delicious Omurice, which is a popular dish consisted of ketchup flavored rice covered with a thin layer of omelette.
Have you ever heard of MELTING IN THE MOUTH before? It's a popular ice cream store where they sell toy-like looking ice cream! If you are in Shibuya, why not check out this hot ice cream store in Hiroo, Tokyo?
Art and nature lovers, you definitely need to try the Open-Air Museum in Hakone! While in Hakone, you should visit the Open-Air Museum, it's a beautiful outdoor museum where you can enjoy beautiful works of art all the while walking outdoor and enjoying the fresh air.
Aoyama Flower Market is a flower shop where they sell aesthetically pleasing flowers. it is really popular among all ages, and this cafe makes you feel like you are in a completely different world.
If you're looking for an exclusive restaurant experience in Tokyo, Kyo Aji is the place to go...if you're able to get in! It is said that some people have offered the owner important sums of money to get into the restaurant, but the owner only lets customers make a reservation under one condition. Scroll below to know what it is!
Mount Koya is a beautiful region in Wakayama prefecture, that is accessible easily from Kyoto or Osaka. For those who are spiritually inclined, this is a wonderful place to visit. You can even stay overnight to experience the life of a monk. You can find below reservation information as well.
Pronto is a famous chain in Japan that has 267 addresses accross the country. Pronto is hard to define: let's say that it's not quite a restaurant, not quite a cafe and not quite a bar, but a bit of every one of those at once, which means you can go there at any time of day and you'll find what you're looking for. This might be why Pronto is such a popular place!
If you have a chance to come to Nagoya, you MUST try the local dish called hitsumabushi. It is basically grilled eel on the rice bowl, but it comes some condiments and grean tea based soup to mix with. It means you can enjoy the delicious eel in different ways at one time. Here is the top famous hitsumabushi restaurants in Nagoya.