Tag: japan

Food: Soba Ichi (Tokyo)

If you have ever been to Tokyo, I am sure you have seen all of the soba restaurants inside the train stations. They are typically full of businessmen on their way to work who want to get a quick bite to eat, but they are actually so good. The most popular chain that I know…

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TV Shows: Giri/Haji (Netflix)

Giri/Haji is a British/Japanese television show that was produced by the BBC, but is now shown on Netflix. The show has a half-Japanese and half-British cast, and it also splits time between the two places. The story is about the Japanese yakuza, the Japanese police, and the British police, and how a murder of a…

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JapanesePod101.Com

Although I have started to use Duolingo a lot to practice my Japanese, it is only a supplement to JapanesePod101.com. JapanesePod101 is a website that is made to help people of any level practice their Japanese. Before I decided I was going to learn Japanese, I did a lot of research to see what the…

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Food: Nabezo (Tokyo)

Nabezo is one of the best AYCE shabu-shabu restaurants in Japan. They have multiple locations throughout Tokyo, with restaurants in Shibuya, Shinjuku, Ikebukuro, etc. All of them are the same concept and the same quality, so I would just recommend going to whichever one is most convenient for you. I believe all of the Nabezo’s…

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TV Shows: Atelier

Atelier is one of the most popular Japanese shows on Netflix, and for good reason. Like many Japanese shows, the concept may seem a bit strange at first, but it somehow works really well. Atelier is about a high-end lingerie store, and the two main characters in the show are the original founder of the…

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