Monthly Archives: July 2016

Crazy fruit prices in Tokyo Japan

Expensive fruit in Tokyo Japan

When you travel around Tokyo or other parts of Japan, you will see some small fruit vendors and fruit stalls as well as sections in the food section of the big department stores that have fruit on display with ridiculous

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Tokyo

Best Pizza in Roppongi Tokyo – Pizzakaya

Best Pizza in Roppongi Tokyo

If you are looking for the best pizza in Roppongi then do yourself a favour and head to Pizzakaya, which is just a few minutes walk from Roppongi Hills Tokyo. I had a craving for pizza so did a Google

Posted in Food, Japan, pizza, Roppongi, Roppongi_Restaurants, Tokyo, Tokyo Restaurants

Yamanami Teppan-yaki Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Yamanami Teppanyaki Restaurant Shinjuku

Located on Level 7 of the Keio Plaza Hotel in Shinjuku, Yamanami is a high-class teppanyaki restaurant with a chef cooking your choice of beef, seafood and vegetables on the large hotplate right in front of you. I had dinner

Posted in Food, Japan, Japanese, Shinjuku, Shinjuku_Restaurant, Teppanyaki, Tokyo, Tokyo Restaurants, Yakiniku

Hanazono Shrine Shinjuku Tokyo

Hanazono Shrine Shinjuku Tokyo

Hanazono Shrine is a Shinto shrine found in the heart of Shinjuku, one of Tokyo’s busiest districts. Hanazono means ‘flower garden’ (Hana means flower, Zono means garden). This small shrine is a tranquil place surrounded by the concrete jungle that

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Shinjuku, Temples, Tokyo

Otowatei Yakitori Bar Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Yakitori at Otowatei Restaurant Shinjuku

Otowatei is my favourite Yakitori restaurant in Tokyo. I visit here everytime I visit Tokyo (which is a few times a year). Located directly underneath the Hilton Hotel in Nishi Shinjuku, Otowatei is a small restaurant with a yakitori bar

Posted in Food, Japan, Japanese, Shinjuku, Shinjuku_Restaurant, Tokyo, Tokyo Restaurants

Great Pizza at Duo Fourchettes Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Pizza at Duo Fourchettes Restaurant Shinjuku

Duo Fourchettes is a very nice restaurant located with the Keio Plaza Hotel close to Shinjuku Train Station in Tokyo. Duo Fourchettes specialises in French and Italian cuisine. After being in Tokyo for over 1 week and only eating Japanese

Posted in Food, Italian, Japan, pizza, Shinjuku, Shinjuku_Restaurant, Tokyo, Tokyo Restaurants

Pokemon Go – Now launched in Tokyo Japan

Pokemon Go No Pokemon in Tokyo

UPDATE – 22nd July 2016 – Pokemon Go now available in Japan. It is official – Pokemon Go is now available in Japan with heaps of Pokemon to find in Tokyo! Happy Hunting Everyone! Check out the website Pokemon Go. *************************************************************************************

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Tokyo

Japanese Sword Museum Tokyo

Japanese Sword Museum Tokyo Japan

The Japanese Sword Museum is a small museum dedicated to Japanese Art Swords. The Japanese Sword Museum is located at the back of Yoyogi Park, the opposite side of the park that you would enter to see Meiji Jingu Shrine.

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Samurai Museum Shinjuku Tokyo

Samurai Museum Shinjuku Tokyo

The Samurai Museum is a small museum in Kabukicho Shinjuku Tokyo that has displays that show the history of the Sumarai warriors in Japan dating between 1185 AD – 1868 AD. The Samurai Museum has 2 floors, the main entrance on

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Kabukicho, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Korea Town Tokyo – Shin-Okubo Shinjuku Tokyo

Shin Okubo Korea Town Tokyo

Korea Town in Tokyo is located in Shin-Okubo which is just 1 train station away from Shinjuku. Korean immigrants to Japan started residing in Shin-Okubo Tokyo in the early 1980’s which started the Korea Town in Tokyo with many Korean

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Shinjuku, Tokyo

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