Koenji Awa Odori Festival 2019: a huge Dance Festival in the heart of one of Tokyo's hippest neighborhood!
If you are in Tokyo in late August, make sure to check out the Koenji Awa Odori Festival. It is one of the biggest in the city, and it attracts approximately 1 million visitors! Find out more about the summer festival below!
Egg Coffee is a kind of coffee with super fluffy cream served on top of coffee. Cafe Giang is said to be so popular in Vietnam that right about everyone knows it and it finally made its way to Yokohama. I went to Yokohama's Chinatown to see what all the fuss was about!
The beloved character is the theme of a new exhibition in Yokohama, mixing art and science, featuring Japanese artists.
For 10 days in July, the prestigious Michelin Guide will be hosting a food festival in Yokohama. Restaurants featured in the guide will gather and offer visitors a taste of their signature dishes.
At just a 3-minute walk from Yokohama Station, you will find the Yodobashi Yokohama branch of Tannosuke. They serve thick gyutans (beef tongue) grilled yakiniku style. You can have a set meal of selected 13mm thick gyutan and other great options. Give these umami-filled gyutans a 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!
Art and nature lovers, you definitely need to try the Open-Air Museum in Hakone! While in Hakone, you should visit the Open-Air Museum, it's a beautiful outdoor museum where you can enjoy beautiful works of art all the while walking outdoor and enjoying the fresh air.
Looking for a fun water-spa-onsen theme park in Hakone for fun for the whole family? Yunessun is a good option for that. It is famous for having all kinds of unique baths... including a wine one!
In Japan, shirasu (whitebait) is used in many dishes during the spring season. In Kanagawa, the collection of shirasu usually starts in March, and this is also when restaurants begin serving shirasu bowls in the Kamakura area. Here are some of the best places to get Shirasu in Kamakura!