When it comes to Japanese food, the first thing that pops up in everyone’s minds is Sushi. But going beyond sushi, here are some food items not miss during your trip, and chain restaurants that serve them so that you … Continue reading 5 Must Eat Foods in Japan
I’d been looking forward to St. Patrick’s day because I’ve heard a lot about the parade. I know it’s an Irish holiday, but I figured that the proximity might mean that it’s popular in the UK as well. My friends … Continue reading UK 17/03 | St Patrick’s day & Columbia Road Flower Market
Summer in Japan can get pretty hot and humid, but it’s also a great excuse to stuff your face with cold, sweet Japanese desserts! If you’re travelling to Japan during this time, here is a list of desserts to look … Continue reading Desserts you must try in Japan!
If there’s anything I like more than nature, it’s food. You know, being in the UK had really put a damper on my enthusiasm for food. Not because aLl FoOd iN tHe uK Is bAd as some like to claim, … Continue reading UK 16/03 | Borough Market & Shakespeare’s Globe
Kura Sushi is an extremely popular sushi chain that can literally be found everywhere in Japan, and for good reason – it takes everyone’s favourite conveyer belt sushi and adds a fun element by introducing a lucky draw. And the … Continue reading Sushi in Japan that won’t Break your Bank Account – Kura Sushi
Before I came to the UK, I had 3 goals – watch Les Mis (check!), Watch Would I Lie To You (my favourite British panel show) live, and go for an EPL football match. I didn’t make concrete plans for … Continue reading UK 2/03 | EPL: Arsenal vs Tottenham & Camden Market
Just a gallery of my favourite photos from my Japan trip. Enjoy! Ryoan-ji Kinkaku-ji Fushimi Inari Wagashi Workshop Arashiyama Taizo-in Okonomiyaki Nijo Castle Hirano Shrine Yakitori Nara park Dotonbori Omi Jingu Enryakuji Choco banana crepe! Kurama Dera Taiyaki Akihabara Ghibli … Continue reading My favourite Japan photos ♡
During my exchange programme at Kyoto, my friends and I had set aside our first weekend for a trip to Nara. We had purposely chosen to go to Nara on that day because of a festival that was going to … Continue reading Japanese Festivals are AMAZING – Why You Should Include One in Your Itinerary!
So, I’m not Chinese, but being Singaporean, I grew up around Chinese people and have many Chinese friends. Being here in the UK for exchange meant that some of them were missing Chinese New Year with their families for the … Continue reading UK 10/02 | Chinese New Year in London and M&M world
Nishiki Food Market is one of the best places to visit in Kyoto for a break between visiting temples. Nestled in a busy shopping district, it’s a definite must-go for any self proclaimed foodie like myself. Before you enter, be … Continue reading Why you should visit Nishiki Market- Kyoto’s Food Paradise