10 awesome things to do in Hokkaido

Visit Biei-cho The town that took the lead in the enhancement and conservation of Japanese rural heritage and formed the Association of The Most Beautiful Villages in Japan. 49 member towns have been inscribed since its formation in 2005; but it is no wonder Biei took the lead. This small town almost in the middle of…

8 must-eats in Korea

Korean cuisine is said to be one of the healthiest cuisines in the world. It is based on rice, lots of vegetables and meat; so it’s well balanced. It is filled with tradition too: from the way colors are arranged to the role of the people serving food to the others; often the youngest is the…

Why Matcha.

Matcha (or 抹茶 because I’m a huge language nerd…) you have probably heard about it; actually, since you came upon my blog you are probably a huge fan of it. But in case you have not or are a bit shaky on what matcha actually is, in a nutshell : it’s green tea. Finely ground…