With summer and hot, sunny weather right around the corner, why not make an escape from the hustle and bustle of Tokyo to the sandy, beachy island of Enoshima. Enoshima, a small island just slightly west of Kamakura, boasts some of the closest […]
Mei-chan has absolutely no sense of direction (方向音痴 - houkouonchi in Japanese), which leads to her yummiest discoveries. Unfortunately, it takes her more than twice the time to go back to the same restaurant - every time. She has a strange fascination for the weird and unusual and can eat half her body weight. Her interests include time sales, eat-all-you-can buffets, and vending machines.
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After being in Japan for a couple years I realized there is such a thing as too much Tokyo. Shinjuku simply becomes too loud, Akihabara game centers all start to look alike, and Shibuya just becomes a mass of people and buildings. Sometimes you […]
There are times when only fried food will do. There are times when only cheap food is all that you can afford. That’s where Hiiro Kushikatsu, deep-fried breaded pieces of meat or vegetables, comes in. Cheap, fast, and fried – what more could you […]