Categories for Travel In Japan

Soba Restaurants In Tokyo: Fantastic Four

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Posted on December 18, 2015 12:59 pm | Leave your thoughts



Soba noodles are a favorite in Tokyo, which goes all the way back to its Edo days. Buckwheat flour is the base for this nutritious noodle and its health benefits are pronounced. Packing a nutty flavor and great texture, soba is an excellent source for thiamin, lean protein, and manganese. During the Edo period (about...

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Top 5 Restaurant Chains in Tokyo

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Posted on August 3, 2015 1:23 pm | Leave your thoughts



Tokyo is filled with excellent food options and amazingly some standouts are chain restaurants. Here is our Top Five Restaurant Chains in Tokyo, which factors in price, quality of food, and overall experience. 5. Wara-Wara (笑笑 田町芝浦店) Wara-Wara is located all over Tokyo and it’s a perfect spot for groups to get a drink-on without...

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Summer Fireworks In Tokyo

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Posted on June 10, 2015 12:18 pm | Leave your thoughts



Summer in Tokyo is all about heat, humidity, and fireworks. The Japanese are in love with fireworks and it shows in their amazing fireworks displays. Some of the best fireworks in the world are exploding every Summer in Tokyo. Each year you can witness a bevy of creative ways the fireworks can take shape. Heart-shaped...

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Bizarre & Yummy Japanese Festival Food

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Posted on May 22, 2015 10:12 am | 1 Comment



Japanese festival food varies from the familiar to the strange, but most of the offerings are delicious. Festivals are a seasonal event all over Japan and many take place at shrines. A whole assortment of tents featuring treats, carnival style games, and actives fill up the area. The games are popular with kids and usually...

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Green Tea Weight Loss Magic

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Posted on May 10, 2015 1:01 pm | 2 Comments



Japan is one of the world’s least obese nations and green tea is a huge factor. Green tea weight loss benefits stem from a few things, its powerful antioxidant EGCG and the ability to boost the metabolic rate. Epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG) is actually used in a lot of weight loss supplements, so drinking tea will...

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