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Delicious Pork Tonkatsu at Butagumi Restaurant Tokyo

Pork Belly Tonkatsu at Butagumi Restaurant Tokyo

One of the best Tonkatsu restaurants in Tokyo is called Butagumi, located in the neighbourhood of Nishi-Azabu, not far from Roppongi. Butagumi’s specialty is the delicious Pork Tonkatsu, the breaded pork cutlets served with shredded cabbage, miso soup, rice and

Posted in Asian, Food, Japan, Japanese, Nishi-Azabu, Roppongi, Tokyo, Tonkatsu

Sakura Cherry Blossom Night Time Viewing in Tokyo

Sakura Cherry Blossoms at night in Tokyo

One of the best places to view Sakura Cherry Blossoms in Tokyo at night time is at Chidorigafuchi Moat around the grounds of the Tokyo Imperial Palace. This spot is a famous spot to view Cherry Blossoms during the day,

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Tokyo

Chronic Tacos Mexican Grill Ginza Tokyo

Chronic Tacos Mexican Grill Ginza

Chronic Tacos is the place to come in Ginza Tokyo for some classic Mexican food like tacos, burritos and fajita. Chronic Tacos is a cheap and cheerful fast food restaurant serving up some cheap Mexican food, just a few minutes

Posted in Food, Ginza, Japan, Mexican, Tokyo

Bairin Tonkatsu Restaurant Ginza Tokyo

Tonkatsu set at Bairin Restaurant Ginza Tokyo

Tonkatsu lovers visiting Tokyo, you need to try Bairin Tonkatsu Restaurant in Ginza Tokyo. Bairin has been serving up the delicious pork cutlet Tonkatsu since 1927, so they have a bit of experience in how to prepare this delicious comfort

Posted in Asian, Food, Ginza, Japan, Japanese, Tokyo, Tonkatsu

Godzilla Statue in Tokyo

Godzilla Statue in Tokyo

In Hibiya Square, just a short walk from Hibiya Train Station in Tokyo is a large 3 meter tall Godzilla Statue. This the new Godzilla statue installed in 2018, replacing a much smaller statue that stood at this site for

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

Restaurants Close to Hyatt Centric Ginza Hotel Tokyo

Ten-Ichi Tempura Restaurant Ginza

Hyatt Centric Ginza Hotel is a trendy upscale hotel in the heart of Ginza Tokyo. Ginza is famous as a high end shopping district of Tokyo and is also home to some of the best restaurants in Tokyo. With more

Posted in Food, Ginza, Japan, Tokyo

Hotels to stay close to Shin-Okubo Tokyo Korean Town

Shin Okubo Korea Town Tokyo

Shin Okubo is a popular place in Shinjuku Tokyo, referred to a Korea Town. Just 1 train stop away from the busy Shinjuku Train Station (2 minutes ride), Shin Okubo is a busy district which is lined with Korean restaurants,

Posted in Feature article, Hotels, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Fairy Penguins Phillip Island Victoria

Fairy Penguins Phillip Island Australia

Phillip Island is located 90 minutes drive from Melbourne. It is a beautiful island with lots of Australian wildlife to see including Kangaroos, Koala and the nightly parade of the Fairy Penguins. They are referred to as Fairy Penguins through

Posted in Australia, Feature article, Melbourne, Wildlife

Best Bars in Sydney with Sydney Harbour views

Best view of Sydney Harbour from Opera Bar

Sydney Harbour is the most beautiful harbour in the world! With such a stunning feature of the Sydney city, this awe inspiring harbour has some grant vantage points to enjoy the view. There are some great bars spotted around the

Posted in Australia, Barangaroo, CBD, Darling Harbour, Feature article, King Street Wharf, Sydney

Zenshoan Temple Taito-ku Tokyo Japan

Golden Buddha at Zenshoan Temple

Zenshoan Temple is a Buddhist temple located in Taito-ku Tokyo, around 15 minutes walk from Nippori Train Station, which is 10 stops away from Shinjuku Train Station. In particular, Zenshoan Temple is a Buddhist Rinzai Zen which is a specific type

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Temples, Tokyo