- 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.
At this restaurant in Nagoya, you can have cake for lunch! And even if you're health-conscious, you can enjoy the cake, guilt-free. The cakes here are made with vegetables and are meant to enhance your beauty and health. Let's try a gorgeous salad cake for lunch while in Nagoya!
Ask almost anyone travelling (or living) in Tokyo, a good cup of Joe is a rare gem. So when you stumble on a cafe like Streamer, you quickly become a regular! Good, strong coffee, and a nice, relaxing atmosphere, this place is where it's at!
When people think of Japanese food, they probably think of sushi, tempura and udon. But there is such a wealth of Japanese cuisine to discover, from high-end cuisine, to home made dishes. Oden is more the type of dish you would enjoy slowly at home with your family, but you can also have it at specialized restaurants. But what is oden and where can you get the good stuff?
Koenji is a really fun and fashionable neighborhood to discover. There is everything from, second-hand clothing and vinyl stores, bars, good restos, tattoo parlors, and a fun crowd.
The City Bakery is a cozy bakery where you can easily come in to have a chat with some friends, or get some work done, all the while enjoying some delicious pastries. Although famous for the "croissant pretzel", there is also so much more to discover.
Dominique Ansel is originally a New York bakery, but due to the insane popularity of the cronut, it is now popular worldwide. Apart from the famous cronut, there are plenty of other delicious sweets to sink your teeth into at the Tokyo stores.
The Bamboo forest is located in Arashiyama (嵐山), in the outskirts of Kyoto. It is a very popular touristic destination because of its incredible and unique Japanese beauty. If you are in Kyoto, this is a must-go to destination.
Hitachi Seaside Park is a magical area you should visit at least once, or better yet, many times a year to see the different colorful flowers that bloom there at different times of the year. It is honestly breathtaking, and seeing all those flowers across the park is an enchanting site.
Tudore Tranquility offers an unbeatable vegetarian cuisine in Tokyo. It is a luxurious dining experience where you can try subtle and delicate flavors that interestingly intertwine Caribbean and Japanese flavors.
Chocolate, chocolate, everything chocolate! Max Brenner is a chocoholics dream come true. Here you will find everything chocolate related. There are three locations in Tokyo to choose, so check it out soon!