My Top Food Experiences in Sapporo

The sashimi version of the sushi platter above

One of my favorite places that I had the opportunity to visit last year is the snow-capped, sleepy town of Niseko in Japan. Niseko is in Sapporo, the capital of Hokkaido, which is located in the northernmost part of Japan. It was a holiday that was filled with the gorgeous beauty of nature, exhilirating snow adventures and of course, lots (and… Continue reading My Top Food Experiences in Sapporo

Why I Keep Going Back To Tokyo

Tokyo is another city I love going back to. My family and I try to visit at least once a year. And since I am looking forward to going back there again, I checked my photos and saw that I haven’t written about the last time I was there in 2013! (If you want to… Continue reading Why I Keep Going Back To Tokyo

The Best of Tokyo – part 2

Here’s the continuation of my trip to Tokyo! If Part 1 (click here) had a lot of food photos, this Part 2 has even more yummy food adventures! So excuse the many photos, I really just had too many to eat! 🙂

The Best Of Tokyo – Part 1

I have been to Tokyo 3 times in the past year. There is something about this ultra-modern, ultra-hip and yet still very traditional Asian city that keeps me coming back for more. The city is dotted with sky high buildings, neon lights and colorful Harajuku girls in the midst of traditional Buddhist temples and Shinto… Continue reading The Best Of Tokyo – Part 1

A Trip to the Other Side of Japan – part 2 of 2

And so the Japan adventure continues… Since we were based in Osaka for the whole duration of our stay (see my previous post about that first part of the trip here), we had to take a train ride to see Kyoto, a place quite popular among tourists. We knew it was essential for us to visit… Continue reading A Trip to the Other Side of Japan – part 2 of 2

A Trip to the Other Side of Japan – part 1 of 2

I have always been fascinated with Japan. The country is rich in history and culture. Although very modern and technologically-driven, the Japanese people never forget their centuries-old traditions.  It is clean everywhere. Urban landscape is in order. Everything just seems to work efficiently… not to mention that Japanese food is always fresh, good and top… Continue reading A Trip to the Other Side of Japan – part 1 of 2

The Spoiled Mummy