Started the day with a beautiful morning walk on the beach!! It rained last night. So the air felt fresh… Read more Grey Sky and Blue Water.
Since my brother and Kosuke left, all I have been doing is studying for my upcoming “Vegetable Sommelier” exam. This… Read more StudyingStudyingStudying (My past week in Japan)
One thing I always notice traveling around Japan are the distinct regional flavors of different cities and areas in Japan.… Read more Using an Ice Cube to Understand Regional Differences in Japan
Toast in Japan, you better watch out. You cannot escape me!
Trying the marbled masterpiece called “Kobe beef.”
YUM YUM snack time. I can resist all those bags of “Flamin’ Hot Cheetos” in the U.S. but give me a box of Pocky and…
Or… at least we bought all their mini Tabasco bottles!! These Tabasco hot pepper sauce bottles are part of my… Read more We bought out this Kaldi Coffee shop in Japan!!
As we travel from Tokyo to Kobe, snacks are a must have!! Happy belly, happy travels. Green Tea Popsicle with… Read more Japanese Snack Parade
There seemed to be an unusual number of non-Japanese tourists in our bullet train car from Tokyo to Nishi-Akashi. I… Read more Maybe I’m being silly… But is this the “non-Japanese” train car?
Last week, I went on a Japanese boy band themed Ferris Wheel. The group was called “Boys and Men.” Apparently… Read more Japanese Boy Band Prompts Deep Soul Searching Questions.