Category Archives: Man VS Japan

RAMEN BŌKEN 7 | FIRST TIME WAN-TAN MEN

Tantan-men were thanks to Haikyū. When watching the episode where this name appears, I thought “oh man, don’t dish names like that without warning!”. Once in Japan, while walking randomly, I came across a restaurant offering the specialty. What I did not specify is that

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TRIP | 3 months in Japan – TOKYO

The year 2016 has been marked by many trips to Japan including a just over 3 months stay  from the end of August. I’ve posted an overall recap of this journey, regarding the travel, financial and emotional aspects. Now let’s talk about the cities of the

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TRIP | 3 months in Japan – RECAP Part II

In the first part, I reviewed the aspects related to travel and expenses ; especially expenses !! (pronounce with an emphatic “$$sss”, like Kaa in The Jungle Book, you know). Now let’s talk about the third and final aspect : the emotional. Take the violons,

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TRIP | 3 months in Japan – RECAP Part I

It’s time to sit, look back and analyse this particular period of my life. I don’t have my captain Nemo journal to help this time, this thing is a trap anyway. Once I’ve put some information in there, they won’t come out, surely not to

MCDONALD’S JAPAN CHOCO FRIES CAMPAIN

【Halloweird week 💀】 This is what caught my eyes… And this is the result product 🙂 And also… The taste was really interesting : the idea of mixing chocolate and fries is kind of peculiar but in the end, both actually mix well. The kabocha

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RAMEN BŌKEN 5 | IPPUDO

It was at the end of 2014 when I learned that a restaurant of the chain Ippudo was going to be opened in the capital. There wasn’t a precise date yet but I already had my mouth watering at this idea ; after all, it

RAMEN BŌKEN 4 | Expectations and disillusion…

Living in Paris area, I had the opportunity to go several times to Hakata Choten, the headquarters of tonkotsu ramen. 3 experiences, 2 articles which say almost the same thing: subjugated and conquered. Inevitably, I thought going to Japan would be like going to the