Japan 2016 Part 3: Kyoto, Hakone & Home

Day 7 (cont): The Pickle Market and An Excellent Pork Schnitty It was time to leave Hiroshima and get back onto the train to head north to our next stop: Kyoto. A 7-11 at Hiroshima Station provided us with sustenance: a karaage chicken noodle lunchbox, onigiri, and a Calpis soda – gosh I miss the…

Japan 2016 Part 1: Tokyo

It’s hard to believe that it’s been only three months or so since Night Owl and I returned from the glorious country of Japan. It’s the little moments like stepping into a tiny Japanese sushi house in Neutral Bay, hearing the “arigato gozaimasu” when I buy my Uncle Tetsu Cheesecake, the shock at seeing how expensive Japanese whiskey…

Hot Star Fried Chicken

Once in a while, one has got to indulge in a little of what I like to call “dirty food”. Doughy pizza piled with lots of oozy, melted cheese and loaded with slices of cured meat that are speckled liberally with pockets of delicious fat. Burgers with their shiny and pillow-soft bread buns, stuffed full…

Taiwan street food

Helloooo lovers! I have finally arrived back home and things are busy busy! I have at last found the time to organise my 1012 photos and cut them out to food photos alone so all you foodies can see what gastronomous wonders I ate on the other side of the hemisphere while I was away….