- I've been traveling and eating my way around the world! Now I'm in Tokyo to share all my favourite spots! I spend my time traveling, surfing, hiking, camping and eating amazing food! My favourite Japanese food...Agedashi Tofu!
They call it the Tuna Demolition Show! And they have good reason to. Maguro Shoten is a tuna specialty restaurant in downtown Shinjuku, in the very heart of red light district Kabukicho. They offer a daily Tuna dismantling and carving show that will leave you drooling for some fresh tuna. Don't be deterred by the red light district location though, it's the perfect place for some great food and some truly good-fun entertainment! If you love tuna or sashimi, this is the place to be! You definitely won't be disappointed!
Ever thought that you could walk amongst 100,000 sunflowers?! Now you can at Kiyose Sunflower Festival. Easily accessible via express train from Ikebukuro station, the Sunflower Festival offers visitors amazing scenery you can't find in downtown Tokyo! Get along to get that Instagram photo or just explore the wonderful area.
Known mostly for its uber-cute and alternative fashion styles, Harajuku has one more claim to fame - Crepes! Make sure to add this to your list of things to do in Harajuku and leave plenty of room to eat, 'cos these crepes can get pretty addictive.
It's that time of year again, when the beers come flowing! Yes, Oktoberfest is here again! This year marks the 15th Anniversary of the annual event held in Hibiya Park, Tokyo. Expect plenty of German and local beers, German-style eats, a heap of live music and a wicked atmosphere to celebrate the start of September!
Looking for a burger but with something a little special? Wendy's is back to Japan in collaboration with First Kitchen to bring you your favorite burgers and much more! Now with several locations throughout Japan, come get your burger fix and try out some of the collaborative menus!
Sukiyabashi Jiro is considered by many the best sushi restaurant in the world. It boasts three Michelin stars and a long list of reservations for people waiting to get in on this convenanted sushi restaurant. Having served some of the world's most elite including President Barack Obama, you know this place would be the experience of a lifetime.
More than 1500 Pikachu will descend on Yokohama Minato Mirai from 8/9 Fri-8/16 Thu for "Pikachu Outbreak!". This year, the events Pikachu parades and Water Carnivals are powered up, Pikachu on the ground and in the sky, opportunities to take a photo with Pikachu, and Eevee is joining the parade.
Bikkuri Donkey, famously known for its massive size hamburg meals (and its funny name) is one interesting place to eat! If you need protein and lots of it, you've come to the right place. Japan is full of wacky and interesting restaurants and Bikkuri Donkey is definitely a part of the club!
Want to take the whole family out for dinner for surprisingly cheap? Check out Saizeriya, an Italian family restaurant chain in Japan. It's a convenient place to grab something cheap for lunch or dinner!
Just one little search on Instagram for fire ramen will bring up a plethora of slow-mo shots of this crazy-fire-themed ramen restaurant. Located in Japan's cultural capital, Kyoto, put this on the must-do list next time you're here!