Self-Service Udon Restaurants

Self-Service Udon Restaurants

Sanuki udon is a noodle dish named after the previous name of Kagawa Prefecture in Shikoku, the smallest prefecture in all of Japan. Despite its…

My Journey back to Japan Part2

Well rested and ready to start the vacation, we arrive in Tokyo in what felt like no time. With printed itineraries in hand, it was…

My Journey back to Japan Part1

It had been nearly 30 years since I left Japan. Life, a wife, kids and a career all got in the way of traveling back…

Summer Festivals in Japan

Summer Festivals in Japan

Summer in Japan is exciting and magical as the country is enveloped in an array of colors and boisterous sounds. With summertime matsuri or festivals…