Planning your first trip to Japan? Here’s a list of essential travel tips – from accommodation to transportation to eating – to help you plan ahead for your visit to Japan.
In Tokyo, high-end shopping and exquisite dining are synonymous with Ginza. Whether it’s to catch a Kabuki performance or browsing for unique gifts, you’ll probably find it in Tokyo Ginza.
You are not sure what cookware and tableware you should check out while visiting Japan? Here are 10 things that are worth bringing back in your suitcase from Japan.
In Japan, when the sweet summer days are here, it is time to don a yukata and join the locals to attend a Japanese Matsuri (festival). Experience a one-of-a-kind street food fair and here are just some of the popular Japanese festival foods enjoyed in Japan.
Okinawa had so many personalities and one of its distinct characters is Okinawa Food, including Okinawa Soba, Sata Andagi, abundant seafood, and the unique ocean grape seaweed – umibudo.
Built as the second residence for the Ryukyu royal family, the beautiful gardens of Shikinaen was used to entertain royal family members and foreign dignitaries. Located 10 min by car from Shuri Castle and about 20 min from Naha City, Shikinaen has one of the most beautiful gardens in Okinawa. Built in the late 18th […]
With its collection of the whale sharks, rays, and fish from the surrounding ocean, Churaumi Aquarium located in Ocean Expo Park is a must-see when visiting Okinawa! Churaumi Aquarium is one of the most popular attractions in Okinawa. Since opening in 2002, it has welcomed millions of visitors to its many exhibits about the ocean […]
Ryukyu Mura or Okinawa Ryukyu Village is an attraction showcasing the culture of old Okinawa with historic buildings and traditional dance and music performances. When we visited Okinawa, many Just One Cookbook readers recommended Ryukyu Mura (Okinawa Ryukyu Village) as one of our destinations. Visiting the park was an interactive experience and we had fun learning […]
Introducing 5 original “xiaio-chi”, street foods that I tried while visiting Taiwan night market.
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