Restaurant Guide

Restaurant Guide

Just how did KFC become a Christmas tradition in Japan?

News
December 10, 2018

Despite the oft-repeated myth, Coca-Cola did not in fact invent the modern image of a fat, jolly, red-and-white-clad Santa Claus.

When in Japan you bonenkai

News
December 10, 2018

What do sake, neckties, coworkers singing and the end of the year have in common?

Bonenkai!

Start 2019 off right with a Japanese tradition

News
December 10, 2018

Although there are many “good luck foods” for the new year in this world, the majority of locals in Okinawa have only one thing in their mind New Year’s Eve: Okinawa soba.

Photos by Shoji Kudaka

Unique Okinawan soba

News
December 07, 2018
When it comes to Okinawa soba noodles, I go conservative.

Café in Nanjo City serves up both coffee and a view

Restaurant Guide
December 06, 2018
I know we can all get stressed out every day.
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