Welcome to Osaka, where all your food dreams come true at the 'Kitchen of Japan'. This sprawling city will never leave you with an empty stomach. Every way you turn there is some delicious meal to try. It's no doubt why I chose Osaka as the city to begin my Japan trip! I love Osaka [...]
Kyoto is one of the most popular cities to visit gaining the attention of both Japanese and foreign tourists alike. Known as the 'temple city' there's endless sightseeing to do, with that you're probably going to work up a big appetite! Kyoto has much to offer with its culinary delights, like trying a traditional multi-course [...]
It's no surprise to you that I'm a huge anime fan, and it was one of my main motivations to visit Japan. Japan's animation has brought something into this world, so magical and so special that I wanted to see the country that makes it. Spirited Away by Studio Ghibli was the first Japanese animation [...]
Tokyo is a city famous for its endless sprawling buildings and ability to get ramen at 2 in the morning. If you're coming to Japan one of the most likely reasons is because you love Japanese food. You can't get enough it and you plan to eat your way through the city. Or is that [...]
I love Japan because of it's crazy, quirky clash of traditional and modern. Japan is not like any other country I've been to and because of that, there are many myths surrounding what it's like to travel to Japan. When you have a country like Japan that has so much to offer in the way [...]
When people think of anime shopping in Japan they immediately think of Akihabara in Tokyo. Akihabara is the largest and most famous in Japan, but Den Den Town in Osaka rivals it. Den Den Town is located in Nipponbashi in Osaka and is known for its stores full of electronics, video game arcades and tons [...]
If you are like me then you have probably watched Memoirs of Geisha one too many times and have imagined yourself dressed in beautiful silk and entertaining a large group of Japanese business man (Ok - maybe not the last bit). To me wearing a kimono or seeing a geisha in person is the closest [...]
A how to guide on entering the lottery for reservations at Animate Cafe...