Review: Minamoto Kitchoan, Piccadilly, London

Visited: 24th April 2016 Minamoto Kitchoan Minamoto Kitchoan is a small shop in Piccadilly that is exclusively dedicated to Japanese sweets. Japanese sweets are not the hard boiled and gummies candies that Westerners are used to, but small cake type products called wagashi, often with flavoured fillings and decorated to look pretty. There are eleven […]

Review: Shoryu Ramen Bar, Regent Street, London

Visited: 24th April 2016 Shoryu Ramen I have to admit that I have a little bit of a love affair with Shoryu, the ramen bars dotted around London. This is probably because it was the first place I tasted proper Japanese ramen. This was a little over a year ago and started my addiction to ramen […]

Tea Ceremony

Something a little bit different for today’s blog post. In 2013, I was lucky enough to visit China in 2013 for nearly two week, travelling to Beijing, Tiayuan and Shanghai. It was my first time outside of Europe and was an amazing trip- it was so great to see a culture so different to our […]