Fukuoka – A Two Face City for a Break from the Busy Cities to the North


I have to agree that most of the beautiful and amazing cities in Japan are located on their largest island, which is Honshu Island, where Tokyo, Kyoto, and Osaka are located. However, it doesn’t mean that the cities located on smaller islands around Honshu Island are less appealing compared to the cities on the mainland. One of the proofs for my sentence could be found in Fukuoka, which is a city of 1.5 million citizen that was as one of the most liveable city on earth. Great views, relaxing atmosphere, and rich in culture, Fukuoka is the place for those who wants to take a break from the fast-paced cities to the north. Continue reading

The Favourite Japanese Winter Dishes that are Going to Make Your Mouth Water


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One of the reasons that make us love Japan is because Japan has lots of delicious foods, isn’t it? Since Japan has lots of media, such as anime, manga, dorama, game, etc, to spread their culture; it also make the Japanese foods become well-known among us and even in the world. I guess there isn’t someone who doesn’t have any idea about sushi today. Another interesting thing is Japan has lots of variation of foods because Japan has four different seasons, since you can’t eat something that is cold in winter season unless you wanna get stomachache. Today, as the winter season draws near, I’m going to cover about what are the Japanese winter dishes, the tasty foods that can make our mouths water and warm our body as well in the midst of the snowy season. Continue reading

Colourful Harajuku – The Ground Zero for the Hang-Outers in Tokyo – part 2 Meiji Shrine


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Holla!! This is the second part of the Colourful Harajuku series guys! This time I’m going to cover the huge and famous Meiji Shrine. A shrine in the middle of  trendy and crowded Harajuku? Seriously? Yeah, I’m serious about that. This is famous become it’s big and it’s located in the downtown Tokyo. It makes like it’s a totally in a different dimension compared to the next door, which is Takeshita Doori, but that’s what make it interesting. I guess it’d be better to go straight to the location. Let’s roll!!!

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Yokohama Ramen – Don’t Judge the Book by It’s Cover –


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Having lots of great and tasty foods is one of the main attractions for lots of tourist to come visiting Tokyo. From the traditional dishes to the modern ones, you could find it all solely in Tokyo. From all of the foods in Tokyo, Ramen is one of the Japanese foods that you could find easily in here and there. Around the neighbourhood where I stayed when I was in Tokyo there is a ramen shop. Though the shop itself is old really small , on the contrary, the portion of ramen that’s served in this shop is a big one! The taste is also big as well!!! This time, I’m introducing Yokohama Ramen!!! Continue reading

Sky Town Solamachi – Stairway to the Towering Tokyo Sky Tree – Part 2


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Continuing the last post, about the stairway to the towering Tokyo Sky Tree, Solamachi. On the last post, I’ve covered some of the things we could find inside this foundation of Tokyo Sky Tree. On this post, I’m going to cover about the restaurants inside this department store that are going to let you taste the towering delicacy and of course, about the well-known clothing stores where you could get yourself with lots of up-to-date goods from various designers. Now, enough of chattering, let’s go back to this Sky City.. Continue reading

Asakusa – The City of Old Edo in the Modern Tokyo –


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Tokyo is the capital city of Japan and a city that has a unique cultural combination, since you could find a trendy and up-to-date side of Japan in the places like Shibuya, Harajuku, or Shinjuku, yet, you could still find yourself in an area that still preserve the traditional taste of Japan. The most famous area in Tokyo where you could find the taste of the traditional Japanese life is in Asakusa. Lots of shrines, the restaurants, the people, and even the neighbourhood, would make yourself feel that you are not in the same dimension with the other jazzy and fabulous areas in Tokyo. Therefore, for those who want to take a little break from the ever-changing Tokyo, going to Asakusa could be one of the solution for you. Continue reading

Hanabi – The Flowers Blooming in the Night Summer Sky


One of the most typical thing in the manga and anime that you have seen must be the summer season scene. It is when the temperature becomes really hot and there are a lot of festival where there are also lots of street vendors selling various drinks and foods like okonomiyaki, yakisoba, and kakigori ( Japanese shaved ice). It is also in this season, when there are lots of fabulous things you can enjoy in the night sky. Such beauty that always reminds you and grows the longing for Summer. Yeah, it is Hanabi! The flowers blooming in the night sky that mark the summer season in Japan.

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