- I love traveling and eating. My favorites are everything matcha and cheesecakes.
Summer is here! In Japan, they have summer festivals in many places and the people love to go there wearing yukata (Japanese traditional clothes). They have A LOT of food stalls everywhere at the festival offering a variety of food and snacks to eat while watching fireworks.
Craving for something sweet? SWEETS PARADISE is the place to go. It is a chain restaurant where you can enjoy a great selection of desserts in a buffet style. Not only you can eat as many as tasty desserts including Japanese-style cakes, but also it is reasonable. You should give it a try!
Do you know kushiage, or also called kushikatsu? It is a Japanese-style deep fried food on a stick that is originated in Osaka. You eat them with dipping sauce, and the batter is nicely light and crispy. Definitely the great dish you should try. Kushiya Monogatari, a big kushiage chain restaurant, is the best place to enjoy the dish as they offer the buffet where you fry your choices of ingredients by your selves.
Eating ramen is probably one of the must-do things while you are in Japan. But this time, how about trying a Japanese popular comfort food hiyashi chuka instead of ramen? It is a cold ramen, or sometimes called ramen salad, that many of ramen shops in Japan offer only in summer. So, here is a list of popular hiyashi chuka places in Tokyo!
“LaLaport Toyosu” is a huge shopping mall in Tokyo, only 10 minutes from Ginza by train and on foot. The mall is a paradise for shoppers containing around 180 shops. They also have a lot of places to eat, so here are the 5 recommended restaurants where you can enjoy food while taking a break from shopping.
Kuzukiri or kuzukiri noodles is a Japanese traditional dessert of summer. It is originated in Kyoto, and made from kudzu root powder, a kind of starch used in Japanese cuisine. Now, know about kuzukiri and kudzu powder, and you will get familiar with the Japanese tradition.
In summer, many festivals and fireworks (hanabi) festivals take place in all over Japan. Out of them, Edogawa (Edo River) fireworks festivals is one of the most popular and greatest festivals where you can enjoy spectacular fireworks show and lively atmosphere. Here is a guide to the festival, what is it, when and where to watch, and how to enjoy.
Summer is here! There are the most popular and amazing fireworks (hanabi) festivals in Tokyo the you can't miss. When and where can you see? Here is a schedule of Tokyo's famous fireworks festivals so you can mark your calendar!
Would you like to try going to Tokyo's rooftop bar for a romantic night? Tokyo has such a stunning night view because of a lot of high buildings and towers. If you like drinking, why don't you go to a rooftop bar and enjoy the view with your cocktails. Here are 5 recommended bars you can have both great view and drinks in Tokyo.
Summer is here! There are some particular food and dishes like cold noodles that people like to eat during the hot and humid summer. Here is a list of typical Japanese summer dishes you should try.