- Lili Wanderlust
- I love traveling and discovering new cuisines. Japan has a panoply of local dishes to try. I also love yoga, coffee, reading, and cycling.
Tosashimizu World just opened a new branch in Ueno in July 2017. If you're looking for a great place to bring your family or friends after a long day of sightseeing around Ueno, this is the place to go and unwind. The ingredients are so fresh, you'll feel transported to Kochi prefecture. The ambiance is fun, the service was great, and the food was delicious, these are all the key ingredients for an unforgettable night..the rest is up to you!
You know summer is here when it's finally time to eat mangoes! It might be surprising to read, but mangoes are grown in Japan too! Specifically in Miyazaki prefecture or Okinawa. A lot of restos are jumping on the mango bandwagon and are offering limited-time products!
What can possibly be more summertastic than tacos, sunshine and a beautiful beach? It's like fighting fire with fire, but as the temperature rises, nothing tastes quite as good as spicy food! And although tacos are delicious all year round, that flavor palette tastes particularly good in the summer! Here are the top 5 places to grab delicious tacos!
Hub is an English style pub that offers cheap drinks and food. It is a great place to go with some friends or to make friends as the layout of the bar makes it easy to talk to other people.
Japanese sweet potatoes are a favorite comfort food. They are so versatile, as they can be eaten as a sweet or savoury dish! Here we will introduce the different ways to them as desserts in Tokyo. If you've never had them before, you're probably thinking: "sweet potato pie, how could that ever be good?" Trust me on this one, one lick and you'll be hooked. As for the other delicious sweet potato desserts. Are you ready to go on this "imo" 芋 (sweet potato) adventure.
Korokke [コロッケ：croquette] is a popular Japanese home cooking, mixed with chopped grilled beef and crushed potatoes and deep-fried it. Usually, Korokke is a casual dish often cooked at home as a side dish eaten with white rice, and people sometimes eat it as snack.
Ramen is probably one of the most popular dishes among travelers in Japan. But, as it tends to be a very high-calorie meal, Japanese people tend to have it as a once in a while treat. Here are some healthy ramen options that you can enjoy a lot more often. Some of the selections are healthier than your average ramen dishes, and some of them are straight-up healthy!
For those of you craving Taiwanese cuisine in Tokyo, these are the must-go to Taiwanese restaurants in Tokyo. Included here are vegetarian restaurants, and dumpling restaurants!
During the hot Tokyo summers, there are only so many ways to cool down! Why not try Tokyo's best gelatarias in order to fully enjoy the summer!
The Taiwan Festival is held everywhere in Yogogi park on July 29-30. Yoyogi. Yoyogi park is a great place to hang out in the summer for picnics and hanging out with friends. Plus there's a fun festival going on all the time, from Brazilian to Thai, let's stop by!