Shibuya crossing

Everyone who comes to Tokyo for the 1st time has this on his list of things to do. and it is impressive. After 3 years, I don’t really pay attention any more as I walk there at least a couple of times a week to go to the gym but it is a crazy thing […]

Zunda

My favourite drink!! Since I visited Sendai in 2017, I am an absolute fan of Zunda. This is made out of edamame beans, and my favourite is the Zunda shake. They have multiple branches in Tokyo and the Tohoku region, and even one in the US! I use the one in Shibuya Tokyu store but […]

KitKat

KitKat is a phenomenom in Japan. Nestle has so far launched over 350 different types of Kit Kat with limited editions and seasonal launches the latest Fall collection has just been announced and will be about Sweet Potato The whole craziness around this comes from a typical Japanese expression Kitto Katsu – きっと勝つ.  This means “you […]

Takashimaya

The big department stores in Japan are a legend and worth a visit when coming to Japan, their architecture is interesting, the displays and brands are amazing, it is topnotch, high end, total luxury, exceptional service, fantastic food courts on the basements AND, for Takashimaya, legendary elevator employees actioning equally legendary elevators The building was […]