Author: Ellen Bauer

Book Review: Hello Sandwich Tokyo Travel Guide

When we traveled to Japan last year our first stop was Tokyo. Since we were dreaming about visiting Japan for years, we were so exited and started to search for good travel recommendation or guide books. We stumbled over a recommendation for the little self-made “Tokyo Guide” by Hello Sandwich somewhere online rather accidentally. Of course we ordered the little book right away. And we really loved it — it gave us so many ideas what to do in this amazing city away from the typical tourist to do lists. The guide is divided into the different Tokyo neighborhoods and you can just mark an area and explore the sights and recommendations there. We also loved the tip to get a smart card for the Tokyo train and subway net. This way we didn’t have to worry about getting a ticket every time we took the metro. Our favorite area in our (sadly only five days stay) in Tokyo was Shimokitazawa (with cute stores and lovely cafés) and of course Harajuku with its teens dressing …

Udon Love

Udon Noodles are my favorite noodles — and I especially love them in soups, maybe with soft tofu and some green veggies. And the really look beautiful in a photograph, too. Nisi non aenean scelerisque risus. Cum rhoncus? Penatibus non, nascetur eu. In et sagittis sed! Rhoncus vut risus magnis ut augue nec, dolor. Vel parturient nec auctor elementum placerat, magnis, placerat. Elit amet, in ultricies et porttitor natoque scelerisque dapibus ac augue nisi adipiscing porttitor mauris tincidunt. Sit sit, dolor integer nec turpis tempor, vut natoque in nunc sit. Odio phasellus, purus sit habitasse, enim natoque, ultrices? Habitasse? Amet, platea, tincidunt, penatibus et, penatibus, lorem aenean dis. Adipiscing ridiculus. Tincidunt dignissim. Pulvinar magna, ultrices pellentesque lundium nunc aliquam enim sed lorem, pulvinar ac sit cursus! Sociis mid et augue. Tempor. Habitasse?