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

Garcon Pub – New-Half Cabaret Show Shinjuku Tokyo

Garcon Pub New-Half Cabaret Show Tokyo

Garcon Pub is a theatre restaurant / bar which has a New-Half (Transgender – ladyboy) Cabaret Show every night. Located on Level 49 of the Sumitomo Building in Nishi-Shinjuku Tokyo, close to the Hyatt Regency Hotel or the Hilton Hotel

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Beefst – Roast Beef Oiled Ramen Noodles Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Roast beef oiled Ramen noodles

Located in the streets of Nishi Shinjuku (West Shinjuku) just a short walk from Shinjuku Train station is a new ramen noodle shop which specialises in Roasst Beef Oiled Ramen Noodles. The restaurant is call BEEFst and is well worth

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

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, Tokyo, 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, Tokyo

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, Tokyo

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