With some big events lined up for this weekend, it’s a great time to be around Tokyo. If you don’t have anything too hectic planned for Sunday (or even if you do), head over to one of Tokyo’s biggest events [...]April 16, 2014 -
Adopted and adapted from a Portuguese recipe in the 16th century, tempura has become a signature part of Japanese cuisine. Thin slices of veggies and seafood are lightly battered then deep fried, and the (ideally) hot and crispy product is [...]April 15, 2014 -
Antenna America is not what you’d expect from a craft beer bar in Japan. First, it’s on the 5th floor of a nondescript office building in Kannai (a couple of stops from Yokohama station). Second, there’s no pretension that this [...]April 14, 2014 -
If you’re staying in Tokyo for a short time or living here long term, we’ve got some ideas to save money on a lot of those mundane tasks from how to recycling computers for free to finding the best supermarkets.