Category Archives: Random

Still here

Hello blog, Obviously I’ve been absent from the blog for a while, mostly due to summer holidays and travelling but I’ll try and get back to posting again soon. Anyway during my interrail trip through Europe in the heat of

Still here

Hello blog, Obviously I’ve been absent from the blog for a while, mostly due to summer holidays and travelling but I’ll try and get back to posting again soon. Anyway during my interrail trip through Europe in the heat of

Marshmallow kisses

Marshmallow kisses are a treat that I’ve only seen in Scandinavia and Germany and wonder whether the marshmallow kisses of Canada and the US are the same? Here in Northern Europe (specifically Denmark, where I’m from), a marshmallow kiss was

Marshmallow kisses

Marshmallow kisses are a treat that I’ve only seen in Scandinavia and Germany and wonder whether the marshmallow kisses of Canada and the US are the same? Here in Northern Europe (specifically Denmark, where I’m from), a marshmallow kiss was

Apple season

After moving back to Denmark the biggest food difference is the abundance of fruit available here. In particular apples. I’ve always been very disappointed by apples in Japan, that despite looking delicious somehow often end up floury rather than crisp

Apple season

After moving back to Denmark the biggest food difference is the abundance of fruit available here. In particular apples. I’ve always been very disappointed by apples in Japan, that despite looking delicious somehow often end up floury rather than crisp

Melon cream soda

And so my one-year stay in Japan comes to an end and I will return to Denmark. The past year has been full of culinary experiences ranging from delicious to hmm… not so much. In any case I’ll share one

Melon cream soda

And so my one-year stay in Japan comes to an end and I will return to Denmark. The past year has been full of culinary experiences ranging from delicious to hmm… not so much. In any case I’ll share one

Sushi

I was recently taken to a real sushi restaurant, the kind where you sit in front of the chef and eat whatever is put in front of you. I’ve never felt much like a sushi¬†connoisseur and although I enjoy it,

Sushi

I was recently taken to a real sushi restaurant, the kind where you sit in front of the chef and eat whatever is put in front of you. I’ve never felt much like a sushi¬†connoisseur and although I enjoy it,

Shirakawago

Japan does very a good job on promoting domestic tourism and it seems like every town and village prides themself of having something or other. Shirakawago for example is a very small village in a mountainous area in Japan. A

Shirakawago

Japan does very a good job on promoting domestic tourism and it seems like every town and village prides themself of having something or other. Shirakawago for example is a very small village in a mountainous area in Japan. A

Pocky

As far as snacks go in Japan, Pocky is quite iconic with its packaging, character endorsements and commercials, which was how I was first introduced to it. Japanese commercials have a reputation for being weird and sure enough looking for

Pocky

As far as snacks go in Japan, Pocky is quite iconic with its packaging, character endorsements and commercials, which was how I was first introduced to it. Japanese commercials have a reputation for being weird and sure enough looking for