Summarising – my best experiences

Among the top top top souvenirs is Awa Odori in Koenji, every August (this year from 12th 15th in Tokushima and end August in Koenji), a million of people gather in the street to see over 2000 dancers completing the Awa Odori dance. This is a o-bon dance, plenty of classes teach you and nowadays […]

Summarizing – My top 10 restaurants

My favorite gourmet restaurant in Tokyo! Kiochi San has made a unique place in Roppongi from his soba place Only fresh produce, prepared with care, tasty, elegant, the place bursts with famous people but also regulars thanks to the atmosphere and the fantastic quality. Certainly one of my fondest memories, highly recommended, don’t forget to […]

Summarizing – my favorite foods

Only in Japan – Zunda!! I will miss it, and cannot bring it back this is special from Tohoku, soya beans in paste, that you eat in mochi or shake. farmers in the Tohoku area take it to the field to refresh as it is full of nutrients and proteins, energy drink, natural before the […]

Summarising – my favorite foods

Sashimi This was always among my favorite but it obviously grew stronger while living in Japan. The fish variety is amazing, the quality is impeccable At my favorite restaurants (Uoshin Nogizaka and Janome), they taught me a lot of spieces, buri, toro, katsuo, maguro, donoguro, etc. I could live with sashimi, seriously

Summarizing – my favorite places

Takao San Mount Takao is about an hour train away from Shinjuku train station, take the takaosanguchi train til the end This is the closest mountain to Tokyo, a great nature outdoor day, about 3 hours walking up easy hike, on a slow pace, family friendly, a great day out You may take the cable […]