Japan

Kyoto Day Trip From Osaka

Kyoto Day Trip From Osaka

I booked an actual hotel for the next night after the capsule hotel but in Japan it’s RARE to have early check-in.  I got up early and was checked out of the capsule hotel by 07:00.  From Osaka, it’s only an hour train ride to […]

Round One Stadium Osaka: The Best Arcade In Japan

Round One Stadium Osaka: The Best Arcade In Japan

On every trip to Japan I’ve been on, I always block out a few hours to go to Round One Stadium.  Round1 is a fun center chain throughout Japan and the Stadium version has the most activities.

Top 10 Things To Do In Osaka Japan

Top 10 Things To Do In Osaka Japan

I’ve visited Osaka a dozen times and will probably visit a dozen more. My top 10 list of things to do while in Osaka.

Studio Ghibli Museum Tour: Effort and Inspiration!

Studio Ghibli Museum Tour: Effort and Inspiration!

A visit to the Ghibli Museum in Japan will leave you inspired and in wistful wonderment!

Yokohama Oktoberfest: A Very Organized Celebration!

Yokohama Oktoberfest: A Very Organized Celebration!

Oktoberfest in Japan is drastically different from Germany, but in a good way. 

Cup Noodles Museum Yokohama – A Place You’ve Always Wanted To Go

Cup Noodles Museum Yokohama – A Place You’ve Always Wanted To Go

Japan is the home of cup noodles! If you’ve ever had a cup, you owe it to yourself to check it out in Japan and make your own custom cup noodles flavor, see their history, play in their park, make noodles from scratch and eat […]

Kinosaki Onsen Review: A Hot Spring Town in Japan

Kinosaki Onsen Review: A Hot Spring Town in Japan

Kinosaki Onsen Review: A Japanese hot spring town about 3.5 hours North of Osaka. Kinosaki Onsen is a Japanese Onsen town about 3.5 hours North of Osaka. I don’t do a lot of hot springs but wanted to go for the experience. It was relaxing […]

Ramen Review: Japan’s Tenkaippin Ramen Chain

Ramen Review: Japan’s Tenkaippin Ramen Chain

The thickest tonkotsu broth you’ll ever have! It’s good, but very heavy and salty. You’ll enjoy the first few bites then feel sick after if you aren’t prepared…and yet it’s still good!

Kirin Beer Factory Tour: Free Beer! Free Tour!

Kirin Beer Factory Tour: Free Beer! Free Tour!

This is going to sound unbelievable, but it’s true! If you go on the Kirin Beer Factory Tour they give you free beer and snacks at the tour.

Ramen Review: Japan’s Ippudo Ramen Chain

Ramen Review: Japan’s Ippudo Ramen Chain

Review of Ippudo ramen: It’s delicious. That’s all you need to know. If you ever have the chance to eat at one, don’t miss that opportunity.