This year, in Japan, the trend is all about fluffy pancakes!! you will see them in the typical consumist areas, the young crowd districts like Harajuku, but also Ebisu, Daikanyama, etc Fluffy pancakes are pancakes prepared as souffle, so 25mn waiting time after order is the norm + Japanese people love to queue anyway so […]
What I like about the place? the landscape, the hiking, the food, every tried Momiji Manju? it is a treat. these are biscuits stuffed with red bean paste, and their shape is a tree leave, so once the biscuit is baked, it gives a golden color that reminds autumn leave, hence the name Momiji (autumn […]
The other day, wandering around Daikanyama, supposed to be a trendy upbeat tiny area, I found that very old Rice shop, offering so many different types from all regions of Japan, sold in pack or by the kilo travel back in the time – slow food!
Everything is about nice, esthetics, kawaii in this country. Even going to the cafe is an experience and people (ladies should I say) spend hours queuing to get a coffee in a trendy place on the Saturday afternoon
Kanazawa is becoming very accessible with the Shinkansen in 2h40 from Tokyo. Also, Cathay Pacific will start operating in April to Kanazawa so our neighbors will discover this jewel please check Kanazawa but also Food in Kanazawa and Kanazawa market. Highly recommend to visit Kenrokuen, one of the 3 most beautiful gardens of Japan