Tags » JapanTown

[Event Coverage] Japantown Shukai 2014 ( Part 1 )

Can’t believe it’s been a year since the last JTown event but I was once again, out there getting some sunshine and some nice coverage for the blog. 42 more words


Frugal Idea #24

Two balls in a sock. Amazing concept.

Two balls in a sock is a trick I learned years ago. I was experiencing a lot of pain and discomfort in my back area and my neck. 736 more words


Jitlada Thai Cuisine

After an abortive attempt at procuring mochi from Benkyodo (they were on vacation) I switched plans and headed for Jitlada, pretty much the only decently rated place on Yelp for Japantown (excluding some strange high end restaurants). 99 more words


The Last Travel Week

Hello! I’m pretty pumped and saddened by this week’s activities. It’s my last travel week until after Baby v2.0 is here. It’s nice to think that this is another milestone to “the new normal,” but I’m also a little sad because I really do love traveling for work. 505 more words


Tell your own story

So today I’m perusing what’s in my Twitter feeds,  cruising along, looking at some of my favorite sites from Japan, like The Tokyo Reporter and The Japan Times (fond memories of working there. 385 more words


Exploring Japantown by Food (Foot)

I was bound to do something on food eventually, HAHAHA. And the best part is that there’s so much more where this came from because we basically ate our way through Japantown.  16 more words

Living In San Francisco

To Japan with Love: The Jim Brodie Novels of Barry Lancet

Barry Lancet is the author of the Jim Brodie series of thrillers, featuring the Tokyo-based PI and antiques dealer. Lancet hit the ground running with the first novel in the series,  1,688 more words