On the opposite side of Osaka than Kyoto, is the old port city of Kobe. Many might remember the Great Hanshin Earthquake of 1995, which destroyed areas of the city and toppled sections of its elevated highway. 374 more words
6 days, 3 hours
something like that.
So I was absolutely set on blogging bi-weekly. But then my back issues happened and I got busy learning Korean, teaching my kids, going to Japan… 897 more words
6 days, 8 hours
The Fat Corner
One of the latest addition to the uber hip Senopati area is Sake +, which sounds familiarly close to the famous Vin +, located in Plaza Senayan. 431 more words
1 week, 1 day
Our original plan was to visit Hiroshima Peace Museum, eat some Okonomiyaki & oysters, visit Himeji Castle, and then have dinner in Kobe for Kobe beef. 794 more words
1 week, 4 days
Calling all Veterans here in the U.S. of A.. . .today is the day for you to feel the respect and gratitude that we have for your past service. 128 more words
…are good for you–JAAAA!
Here we are makin’ the scene at Takashi on Hudson Street in the West Village of Manhattan, New York City. This ain’t no typical “scene” though. 211 more words
1 week, 5 days
POW! Here we are puttin’ a feed on at the number one Japanese BBQ joint in all of New York City. . .a place called Takashi. 259 more words