Looking for a place to try shabu shabu in Osaka? Check out the following places!
Soba (蕎麦/そば) is a Japanese noodle dish made from buckwheat. It is such a common dish in Japan and can be served at home or in both casual and fancy restaurants. Here is the ultimate list of best soba restaurants in Tokyo you need to try! It includes from nice restaurants to cheap fast food chain, so check all places to decide where to go!
Tokyo Station is a huge bullet train hub. Chances are that if you're traveling from Tokyo to somewhere else in Japan, your journey will start at that station. While on the train, it's customary in Japan to eat a bento box lunch bought at the station. These are commonly called ekiben. Enjoying your ekiben in the train is a fun part of the traveling experience in Japan so make sure to grab yours before getting on the train. Here are some good places to buy some them at the Tokyo Station.
Wagyu (Japanese beef) is one of the must-haves dishes, besides sushi, in Japan. Shima is a famous steakhouse in Tokyo, offering incredible wagyu steak and well-known delicious steak sandwich. This article is a guide to Shima, including the menu and prices. Meat lovers must go!!
Nothing beats a day trip to Hakone! With so much to do in the area focus more on the other stuff and leave the food planning up to us. Eat at one of the great restaurants nearby Gora station, the main transfer hub in Hakone. Here are the top 7 restaurants around Gora station that won't break the bank!
If you have the chance to visit Osaka, there is an unavoidable cheesecake you can only buy there. The name of the shop is "Rikuro Ojisan" or "Uncle Rikuro" and there are several locations in Osaka. Not only locals but visitors are going crazy for this fluffy cheesecake! Once you try it, you'll understand why..
Kyoto's really famous for their green tea culture, but did you know that they also have so many amazing coffee shops? Try the following places in the most authentic cities in Japan, Kyoto!
Looking for a place to try good coffee in Osaka? There are many coffee shops that are strongly recommended, and since it could be overwhelming, we made a list of coffee shops you should visit in Osaka! Coffee shops below are categorized in each area, so it is easier for you to find coffee shops near you or to do a coffee shop hopping!
Mochi is a very popular sweet in Tokyo. It is most often red bean paste covered in rice flour. It's sticky, yet not too sweet and fun to eat. There are a lot of different flavours to try and each shop has its differentiating point. Why not try a few to see the difference for yourself!
When you're in Osaka you tend to go to more of touristy places such as Namba and Umeda, and you might find many different cafes, but not as unique as the ones below! There are lots and lots of brilliant cafes to visit in Osaka that not many people know. For more information, check the following places!
Mister Donut, as known as "Misdo", is one of the most popular chains in Japan. They offer not only donuts but also pasta, ice cream and even dim sum! Check out the menu of the most popular donut chain in Japan.
February is the coldest month in Japan, and probably the best to enjoy winter festivities and traditions! There are lots to discover in Japan in February. Here's a guide to some interesting things you can see and do during that month in Japan!
If you haven't tried the much talked about Japanese souffle pancakes, you must make these for a lovely brunch at home. Love isn't measured by material things, but in this case, the height of this pancake tower is a great measure. This fluffy pancake recipe is 100% pure love!
The land of rice? Think boulangerie instead! If you've ever been to Japan you've probably encountered the "Japanese Bakery" serving up delicious treats, usually located around train stations and pretty much anywhere people go. Here's 5 Japanese bakeries worth a visit in Tokyo!
Here's the low-down on what to do in Kyoto at night! From bars to illuminated temples, here's what to do in Kyoto after an awesome day of sight-seeing! Enjoy!
Shinjuku is a gourmet spot which offers a lot of variety and good quality restaurants for breakfast. Here is our selection that includes the best spots in Shinjuku to have breakfast or brunch.
Chef Motokichi Yukimura has elevated the omelette-rice dish of Japan - called omurice - to a virtual work of art! His restaurant Kichi Kichi in Kyoto makes his signature dish See it right before your eyes. See the fluffy omelette burst beautifully over the rice under Motokichi's precision cut!
You've probably heard of cat cafes if you live in Tokyo but have you heard of dog cafes? They do exist although there are not as common. Here are a few places you might want to check out if you're a dog lover!
Here's your essential list of things to do around Tokyo Station to enjoy the best of what this area has to offer. You can start by having breakfast around the station, and after some sightseeing, it'll be time for lunch. Here are some suggestions you're bound to love on how to enjoy Tokyo Station.
The weather is getting warmer and summer is right around the corner. That means it is the season for ice cream! This article will introduce some of the best ice cream stands and shops in Tokyo!