Month: January 2016

TOKYO

Tokyo is probably the city most people are familiar with in Japan. It’s crazy and overwhelming. Tokyo is a city of lights, energy and food. If there’s something you’re looking for, you’ll find it. Cat cafes, skyscrapers, robot restaurants and endless floors of shopping, Tokyo literally has it all. Something very special about Japan is their train stations and department stores. You’ll find two basement floors under the station dedicated to produce and cafes. Vendors sell expensive fruit, fresh seafood, traditional Japanese sweets, chocolates, cakes, fried food on sticks, dumplings, grilled chicken, the list is endless. It’s here you’ll find stalls by Godiva, Wittamer and Dean & Deluca. Every item purchased is carefully wrapped, put in a box with a little ice pack and given to you in a beautiful bag. If you go up you’ll find floors of shopping and if you go to the top two floors, you’ll be especially delighted to see these floors filled by restaurants. Hawaiian burgers, American biscuits and gravy, Italian, Thai, Korean and of course Japanese food. It’s …

Delicious delicious bagel in Japan

  If you don’t already, follow me on Instagram @ddbagel. A lot of pics will be coming out that may not get posted on here. As some of you may or may not know, I recently went to Japan for almost 4 weeks! It was an amazing trip and I really ate like a king! The cities that I visited were Tokyo of course, but also Kyoto, Kanazawa, Osaka, Nara, Kobe, Miyajima and Nagano. I’ll do a few posts on each city so you can learn a little about them and see some photos. Stay tuned!