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Karuizawa restaurant "enji"

Karuizawa is one of the most famous resorts in Japan.

There is a secret hideaway restaurant serving various smoked foods; needless to say for cheese or bacon, surprising are soy sauce, olive oil, salt, Takuan(Japanese pickled radish), chocolate and more. 108 more words


Tokyo: Toy Museum

I am coming to the end of my series of posts about visiting Tokyo – and now I am coming to the most important part, if you are travelling with small kids… places that you have to visit include the Tokyo Toy Museum (TTM). 787 more words


Tokyo: Snoopy Museum

The Snoopy Museum Tokyo is so new that it was not in any of the guide books that we brought with us – we just noticed it when we were up on the… 540 more words


Tokyo: Sumo Tournament at the Ryogoku Kokugikan

Watching Sumo in Japan has to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience Рit was something that I always wanted to do, but we had never managed to travel to Tokyo during the times of the big tournaments (15 days in January, May and September).  1,081 more words


Tokyo: Zojoji Temple, Tokyo Tower and Hama Rikyu Garden

We have had so many blue day and sunshine days while visiting Tokyo that we visited several of the great viewpoints that are dotted across the city. 494 more words


Tokyo: Visiting MOMAT, Kitanomaru Park and Yasukuni Jinja Shrine

Another hot and sunny day… and another day exploring Tokyo. This time a combination of parks, temples, shrines and museums. We began our day at the MOMAT, the… 477 more words


Tokyo: Strolling around Tsukishima and eating Monja

Tsukishima is a sleepy little man-made island in the heart of Tokyo – and upon looking in several guide books, there was not much being said about this little quarter. 483 more words