Tokyo serves up some frozen delights

Jul 22, 2016

Tokyo serves up some frozen delights

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Ice cream and gelato has been the go-to for cooling refreshments for centuries, evolving from the Romans eating fruit-juice flavored snow to the vanilla, chocolate chip and other popular dairy-rich products we see today. But who says we have to stick to the regular ...

Sakurai Japanese Tea Experience

| Jul 21, 2016

Sakurai Japanese Tea Experience

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New to the Spiral building in Omotesando is Sakurai Japanese Tea Experience, which has relocated from its original Nishi-Azabu location to a spot directly next door to Mina Perhonen’s newly opened Call. This is no ordinary tea house. Sakurai’s extensive menu comprises top-quality Japanese ...

24-hour 'gyudon' restaurant arrives at Narita airport

Jul 15, 2016

24-hour 'gyudon' restaurant arrives at Narita airport

A gyūdon (shaved beef on rice) outlet launching at Narita International Airport, east of Tokyo, will be the first restaurant at the facility to remain open around the clock, responding to requests from users of the airport who stay overnight. It is very rare ...