Japanese Food Okonomiyaki at Home

Japanese Food Okonomiyaki at Home

Japanese food okonomiyaki at home. It has been a few years since my wife and I moved from Japan so from time to time we crave a little Japanese comfort food. So, today we’ve decided to make Japanese food at home, Okonomiyaki!

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Top 5 Japanese Beauty Products I Fell In Love With

Top 5 Japanese Beauty Products I Fell In Love With

I admit; I am not a beauty blogger or an expert in other ways. I am just a gaijin (Foreigner) in this beautiful land having a hard time figuring out what beauty products to buy or just as simple as “what is this for”? I have tried many products and I just want to share my experience hoping that it will be helpful to other gaijin as well.

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How to sell in a thrift store in Japan via Manga Souku

How to sell in a thrift store in Japan via Manga Souku

Things to do in Okinawa Japan.

Okinawa military homes can get rid of their junk and earn money this way.

Okinawa military housing home.

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How to make your own Instant Ramen at The Instant Ramen Museum Osaka, Japan

How to make your own Instant Ramen at The Instant Ramen Museum Osaka, Japan

Japan is known worldwide for its crazy, out of this world, amazing, and “why did I not think of that” inventions. One of the things that Japanese are most proud of is the invention of Instant Ramen.

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7 Awesome Things to do in Okinawa, Japan - As Featured on Two Monkeys Travel Group

7 Awesome Things to do in Okinawa, Japan - As Featured on Two Monkeys Travel Group

Okinawa is located in the southern most region of Japan. It is a small group of islands scattered around a larger island which makes up the main city and most of Okinawa.

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Travel Guide of our Daily Expenses in Japan, Nara - Kyoto - Osaka, 4 Days under $400 for 2

Travel Guide of our Daily Expenses in Japan, Nara - Kyoto  - Osaka, 4 Days under $400 for 2

The first time we went to Osaka was during the summer, we did not really get to experience what Osaka had to offer, so we went back this time during the Fall Season and were hoping to walk in parks surrounded by red fiery trees.

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Our AirBnb Story in Japan : How to AirBnb

Our AirBnb Story in Japan : How to AirBnb

We found out about AirBnb when we were researching about Osaka.  We thought that it was actually a great option but was quite skeptical at first. 

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Guide to IE Island Okinawa, Japan

Guide to IE Island Okinawa, Japan

The fresh ocean air running through my face as the bright blue body of water waves away as we speed through our next destination a combination of relaxing sea life and the excitement of seeing a new island.

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Yukisio Salt Ice Cream in Kokusai Street

Yukisio Salt Ice Cream in Kokusai Street

Taking a closer look at the bottles of "oishi" powder that they claim we read the word, salt?

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Ufuya a Hundred Years of Experience in a Meal

The restaurant was renovated from old Okinawan houses that are over 100 years old.

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2 Days in Kyoto: Travel Guide of What to Do

But because of a very eager Japanese friend who has nothing but praises for Kyoto, we decided to extend our stay in Kyoto. 

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Hidden Cafe on Henza Island, Ippuku-ya Cafe

Hidden Cafe on Henza Island, Ippuku-ya Cafe

Ippuku-ya Café has tons of décor but mostly concentrating in something that has to do with the ocean.

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HANTA BARU RISTORANTE, A CLIFFSIDE SECRET

HANTA BARU RISTORANTE, A CLIFFSIDE SECRET

A relaxing atmosphere away from the busy road intersections only a few meters away Hanta Baru is a bit of mystery when you see it from afar as you get yourself nearer towards it. 

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How to Apply for a Japanese Visa with a Philippine Passport

How to Apply for a Japanese Visa with a Philippine Passport

For the past 2 years, I have applied and have been granted 5 Japanese Visas. From the shortest, (15 days) to the longest (90 days), you name it I got it stamped in my passport. Hopefully my experience will help you get that visa to the mystifying land of Pokémon that is Japan.

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Ichara Cafe the Best Pizza in the Whole Forest

Ichara Cafe the Best Pizza in the Whole Forest

Cafe Ichara is a small home converted to a restaurant in the middle of the forest that gives off a private and quiet vibe where you can enjoy being away from the hustle and bustle of the city. 

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Mt. Fuji Tips and What not to do

Mt. Fuji Tips and What not to do

So you wanna climb Mt. Fuji? Go ahead go for it! but! Don't take the iconic mountain so lightly it is true what most people say that Mt. Fuji is not that hard of a climb and so many tourist flock to it's mountain sides to climb the historical volcano. But! like before don't take it lightly without the proper gear and preparation an accomplished 12 hour nature stroll can become a whole world of pain and suffering for the unprepared.

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