Category Archives: Japan

Airline Lounge Review: ANA Lounge – Haneda International Airport

The ANA Lounge at Haneda International Airport was recently refurbished which reopened in late April 2014, providing a new modern sleek due look to the lounge with a large open plan space.  One would say there are pros and cons to … Continue reading

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Tsukiji Fish Market

Tsukiji Fish Market is the world’s most famous fish market, and is always a must visit for both first time visitors and returning visitors who love the market atmosphere.   This popular wholesale market is where you will experience the … Continue reading

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Sushi Zanmai

Having visited Tsukiji fish market on a Wednesday when most stores are not open but only a handful,  we found ourselves taking refuge from the cold at Sushi Zanmai, which is a chain sushi restaurant and was one of a handful … Continue reading

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Tora Fugu Tei – Ginza

I had always wanted to try fugu (blowfish), but never had the courage to go to a random restaurant to order fugu, due to the complexity to serve it without its toxic substance which can be deadly.   Since we were … Continue reading

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Ajigen Ramen

Ajigen Ramen is perhaps one of my favourite ramen stores and is a must visit every time I am in Tokyo.   Ajigen is a tiny ramen shop that specializes in Hokkaido ramen.  While Hokkaido is mostly known for miso … Continue reading

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Rokurinsha – Tokyo Ramen Street

I was in search for some good ramen on our way back to the hotel and there is no better place than than Tokyo Ramen Street in the basement level of the Tokyo station.

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Mos Burger

MOS burger is a Japanese burger chain that has expanded internationally and is perhaps the second largest fast food chain after McDonalds.   MOS Burger offers its own versions of the American hamburger, with interesting fillings such as terikyaki chicken, yakiniku … Continue reading

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Tendon Tenya

Tendon Tenya is an affordable chain tempura restaurant  in Tokyo.  and one of the must try items while you are in Japan.  Tempura in Japan is like no other. Light airy, crispy and not too greasy

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Sushi Daiwa

Finally found Daiwa Sushi after asking a local.  There seems to be a fight between two sushi places at Tsukiji Fish Market.  Sushi Daiwa and Sushi Dai.  Similar names but inversed.

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Miyatake Sanuki Udon

Having visited the Tokyo Sky Tree Town without actually going up to the sky tree due to a a few reasons being expensive and long queues.  Instead we took some pictures of it and find some lunch at the food court downstairs … Continue reading

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