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Food

Why Japanese People Love to Eat Raw Food

Nov 13, 2018

People in Japan love to eat raw food. Sushi and sashimi are well known and eaten at Japanese restau... Read More...

Food, Shopping

10 “Konbini” Snacks Not to Miss! Our Pick-Up Favorites!

Nov 4, 2018

If you travel to Japan, you would be missing out if you didn' try Japanese “konbini” snacks. Konbini... Read More...

Food

Must-visit Izakaya in Tokyo

Nov 3, 2018

When you live in Japan, you will often hear about the place called izakaya. Your Japanese colleagues... Read More...

Food

5 Best Fish in Season! Autumnal Fishy Feasts in Japan

Oct 29, 2018

Do you know what fish are in season in autumn in Japan? People love to eat fish in Japan, and the... Read More...

Food

3 Amazing Facts about Plastic Food Samples

Oct 26, 2018

  When you’re wondering what to eat for your lunch or dinner at the restaurants in Japan... Read More...

Food

What I Noticed When Drinking in Japan

Oct 23, 2018

Although this may seem shallow, one of the things I love about Japan is the drinking culture. Japan ... Read More...

Food

5 Recommended Foods for a Perfect Autumn in Japan

Oct 15, 2018

Do you know what types of food are in season this time of year in Japan? Having seasonal food is ver... Read More...

Restaurant

Must-Experience Dining in Tokyo’s Peculiar Cafes

Oct 12, 2018

  Tokyo is never short of ideas when it comes to themed restaurants and cafes. Some of Tokyo... Read More...

Food

How to Combat the “Autumn Appetite”

Oct 8, 2018

Did you know Japanese people say autumn is the season for reading books, exercising, and eating?... Read More...

Food, Autumn

Chestnuts? Kuri? Marron? How to Enjoy Chestnuts in Japan!

Oct 4, 2018

Autumn is here!  Japan has such an affection for seasonal treats, and nothing says Autumn quite like... Read More...

Food

Chopsticks or Hands? Dip or Pour? 4 Manners You Need to Know About Eating Sushi

Oct 3, 2018

  Sushi is the most major popular and famous traditional food in Japan that everyone kno... Read More...

Food, Entertainment

Night on the Town: Shimokitazawa

Oct 1, 2018

I live in the Shimokitazawa district of Setagaya Ward in Tokyo (to be fair, there is no “Shimokitaza... Read More...

Food

Have You Ever Tried a Japanese Pre-Drinking, “0-Jikai”?

Sep 30, 2018

  Have you ever experienced a drinking party called “0-Jikai” in Japan? It is common for... Read More...

Food, Manners

Small Talk at the Dinner Table – Yay or Nay?

Sep 29, 2018

  Eating breakfast, lunch or dinner with your friends or family is an important activity... Read More...

Food

Sweet Potato Season! How Best to Eat this Staple Japanese Autumn Favorite

Sep 28, 2018

Do you know the ways how Japanese people eat sweet potatoes? They love to eat sweet potatoes, espec... Read More...

Food, Restaurant

Free “Otoshi” at Izakaya – Japanese Gesture of Hospitality

Sep 27, 2018

  How often do you go to an "izakaya" - a casual type of pub that is popular for after-w... Read More...

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