Cafes & Restaurants, Foodventure

Ooma Japanese Rice Bar | Foodventure

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I am not a fan of fusion cuisine (as it is so often done poorly). I do enjoy it once in a while, but given a choice between authentic cooking or fusion cuisine, I would much rather have the authentic one, the way the locals eat it. Given, I didn’t had a choice that day since most restaurants were full and my friend was insistent to try Ooma.

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Japan, Tokyo, Shinjuku

Robot Restaurant in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan

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Japan isn’t just about temples, sakura or sushi & ramen. Located in Kabukicho, known as a hotbed of “adult” fun, there are a few wholesome activities & places to explore and one of them is Robot Restaurant – where they serve high-tech laser lights, sparkling dancers, and bright robots for your entertainment.

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Learn A Language, Travel Tips

20 Useful Japanese Phrases for Travelers

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Many people visit Japan and don’t speak or understand the Japanese language. If you find yourself wandering around the city and you feel like you have no way to ask directions, you don’t have to be afraid. From public transportation to tourist sites, there will be signs in English. If you approach the Information Booths, most of the people there are good at speaking English.

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Japan, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Travel Guide: Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, Japan

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Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden is one of Tokyo’s largest and most popular parks. Located just a short walk from Shinjuku Station, you can enjoy its sprawling lawns and quiet groves perfect for  a morning or afternoon stroll. In late March and early April, it is one of the go-to when you want to sea the cherry blossoms. The central lawn areas are particularly stunning.

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