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75 years on from nuclear attacks of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

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Anniversary of the dropping of the world’s first atomic bomb This week has marked the 75th anniversary of what is, unfortunately, one of many black…

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Travel: ice cream is big in Japan!

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The world’s tallest ice cream for purchase? The weather recently in the UK has been lovely but due to COVID-19 lockdown we haven’t been able…

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

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Travel: Best Summer Festivals in Japan

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Visit Japan for a summer of festival fun We wrote about Japan in SNACK magazine last month. If that piqued your interest in discovering more…

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

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Product Review: Bokksu Japanese Sweet Subscription Box

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A Japanese love story with Bokksu It’s February and cold, so I was needing a happiness booster! Bokksu got in touch to ask if we…

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

Can be found with gin or a pint in hand.
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Event: Discovering Kokoro Gin at Nippon Kitchen

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My neighbour Kokoro I love gin, it’s true. Last time I counted we had 15 bottles with everything from African gin made in Malawi to…

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

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Top Tips for Cherry Blossom in Japan

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In between the cold winter and the hot summer, Spring is an ideal time to visit japan.  If you are visiting Japan between January and…

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

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Cherry blossom treats in Tokyo

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One way to celebrate Hanami (Flower watching) and appreciate cherry blossom is to buy all the things sakura.  Tobu Railway has some suggestions on where…

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Recipe: Sakura Steamer

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Celebrate Hanami with a Sakura Steamer It’s Hanami time (flower viewing) in Japan and the season for all things sakura flavoured.  It’s not something that…

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

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Travel: Tourist Signs in Japan

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Morioka Regional Development Bureau in northern Japan have created signs to help visitors with local customs and food. Its an initiative to help visitors who don’t…

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Shimaya Ryoken, Yamanouchi, Japan Review

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Traditional Japanese Accommodation in Yamanouchi Yamanouchi resort is located in the Shiga highlands region and is surrounded by stunning scenery. We aimed for Yudanaka specifically to see…

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

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Food Review: Mos Burger, Ishinomaki, Japan

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Mos Burger – Japanese Burger Chain Mos Burger is the second-largest fast-food franchise in Japan after McDonald’s but it  can also be found in Taiwan,…

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

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Restaurant review: Gion Nanba, 23-1 Nagitsuji Fushikawacho, Yamashina Ward, Kyoto …

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Like Chihana on the opposite side of the main Shijo Dori street, Gion Nanba is also a well-regarded Michelin-starred kappa-style (counter) kaiseki (traditional multi-course dining) restaurant hidden down a…

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10th July – week in review

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Foodie Exploring week Thankfully this was a quiet week, time to relax a bit (or more realistically do some long overdue housework!) On Monday we…

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Mrs Foodie aka Emma loves to snuggle with Fred and Cleo, sleep and read.

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Restaurant Review: Chihana, 84 Minamigawa, Gionmachi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto

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Three Michelin Star dining in Kyoto Kyoto in Japan has an abundance of Michelin star dining so we were spoiled for choice, typically though, as…

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Likes to travel, eat weird things and read three books at the same time.
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