Here are the best breakfast places to try in Kyoto! There are tons of delicious places to try, Western and Japanese breakfast alike, and hotel buffets if you would like to take your time.
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.
Contrary to a popular belief outside of Japan, kani is not imitation crab meat, it's the Japanese word for real crab. This article clarifies a few misconceptions about kani and presents how real kani is used in Japan.
Japan's national sport, sumo. If you are now looking forward to watching sumo, "Ichigatsubasho", the new year sumo will the perfect. "Ichigatsubasho" is held from January 13th to 27th. We will also introduce an east guide to enjoy sumo and some sumo gourmets you must have.
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!
Today in this article, we are going to introduce “kaiten Sushi” (Conveyor Belt Sushi) in Akihabara. Having a feeling for sushi? Want to eat affordable sushi? Conveyor Belt Sushi restaurants are the one to go. Haven’t you ever had a want going to a Conveyor Belt Sushi restaurant for no reason?! Some people may have doubts about Conveyor Belt Sushi restaurants because of their low prices. But, there are many Conveyor Belt Sushi restaurants offering delicious sushi like the one you can find at real sushi bars. You must try those sushi restaurants in Akihabara!
These are the must-try famous dessert places in Tokyo! We've included some dessert buffets, traditional desserts, ice cream parlours (matcha, sesame), a famous fancy fruit parlour, and some western style desserts with a Japanese twist! Every address is located near a main station of Tokyo.
Arguably, the 5 best beer in Japan from major labels are Asahi, Yebisu, Sapporo, Kirin, and Suntory. Here are their characteristics.
Shinsaibashi is an area in Osaka where you can easily spend the whole day shopping! There are a number of stores on the street of Shinsaibashi, and there are a quite a lot of places for sightseeing as well!
What factors come into play to make a sake the best? The water, the quality of the rice, the yeast and the rice koji mould. This post will introduce the BEST Japanese sake you can possibly have in Japan. We will also list some restaurants and bars where you can enjoy some of the best Japanese sakes there are out there.
Royce is the brand of high-quality chocolate that is the most renowned in Japan. Find out what makes it the best chocolate in Japan and what flavours to try! Be sure to bring some back for your family and friends back home too!
“Tonkatsu” is a dish all Japanese people love to eat. In this article, we will introduce the 11 the best tonkatsu restaurants in the Shinjuku area! This is for the maniacs! The choice of meat, type of panko (bread crumbs) and deep-frying methods are all different depending on each restaurant. You will enjoy crispy bread coating on the outside and juicy pork on the inside that spreads over in your mouth.
Fireworks are really huge in Japan, especially during summer. It is one of the seasonal events, and people go watch fireworks with their friends and family. If you are in Japan during summer, visit the following fireworks festivals!
It may be overwhelming to choose a restaurant with Gion's agglomeration of restaurants which are intimidating to walk in if you don't speak Japanese, so we narrowed down the list for you for delicious restaurants you can easily walk into. Here are the top 9 restaurants to try in Gion! This way you can fully concentrate on the dazzling beauty of the scenery!
Japanese food is known as healthy. However, if you are a big meat lover, you might have felt Japanese food is not quite satisfying. If so, just try Shabu Shabu! You can enjoy high-class beef such as Kobe Beef staying healthy. What's the tip for Shabu Shabu? Just have fun!
Japanese curry is one of the best comfort dishes you can possibly imagine. Unfortunately, the powder mix to make it is not always available if you live outside of Japan. So here is a recipe for it that uses spices you are probably familiar with! I've also included a basic recipe for you to make the curry. Japanese curry made from scratch with no additives and MSGs.
This guide includes all you need to know about the major and very best karaoke chains in Tokyo. There is information about the pricing system, the food and drinks, and the particularities of every store.
Torikizoku is a casual Yakitori (grilled chicken on skewers) chain that has locations all over Japan. Everything they serve is 298 yen! If you're a gourmet on a budget, this restaurant is a must-try.
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..