Tag: Tokyo

TV Shows: Erased (Netflix)

Erased is a drama on Netflix that I really enjoyed watching. Erased is a great show because it has a lot of different elements going on throughout the show. The main storyline in the drama involves the main character, Satoru (Yuki Furukawa), going back in time to stop incidents that have happened in his past.…

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TV Shows: Densha Otoko

Densha Otoko is the first Japanese show that I ever watched, as I watched it on DVD over 10 years ago. The show came out in 2005, and until recently, it was also the only Japanese show I had ever watched. Densha Otoko literally translates to “Train Man” in Japanese, and it is about about…

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Food: Rinka (Honolulu)

Address: 1001 Queen St #105, Honolulu, HI 96814 Rinka is a popular Japanese restaurant in Ward Village. They have a really extensive menu, and all of their dishes are pretty authentic Japanese tasting. I like the crab dishes that Rinka has, as they use real snow crab. They have both real crab California rolls, as…

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Food: Bernini (Honolulu)

Address: 1218 Waimanu St, Honolulu, HI 96814 Bernini Honolulu is an Italian-Japanese restaurant located in Hawaii. There is also a location in Tokyo, but the one in Hawaii is better in my opinion. It has more of an Italian influence than a Japanese one, as most of the dishes are either pasta or pizza. However,…

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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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