Monthly Archives: January 2011

Halfiversary

We went to dinner at an Indian restaurant we’ve been eyeing for a while in honor of two and a half years together. Called Yas’s Curry, it’s right near Oyama Station. Google Maps link: Advertisements

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Update & Apina Arcade

Not much to update ya’ll on.  Just finished my third week at work and all’s going well.  I’m starting to realize that my work week’s actually longer than what I’m paid for.  There’s 5 minutes in between most classes, but … Continue reading

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Chocolat Brewery – Sweet

The second of the twosome installment – Chocolat Brewery – a chocolate beer endeavor from the minds at Sapporo and Royce’.  Click here for the bitter review if you haven’t seen it. Unfortunately, there’s not much to say about this … Continue reading

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Chocolat Brewery – Bitter

INTRODUCTORY PARAGRAPH This beer is a collaboration between two Japanese companies – Sapporo (beer) and Royce’ (chocolatier).  You’ve probably heard of Sapporo, but I’d never heard of Royce’ before Japan.  The make a delectable chocolate ice cream I’m quite fond … Continue reading

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Yesterday

Mike and I took a trip to Tokyo again yesterday to see off our friend Billy who’s been studying abroad.  It wasn’t too eventful of a day. Mike, Me, and Billy outside of Shibuya station in Tokyo with Hachikō’s statue. … Continue reading

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More of Tokyo

Since we didn’t get to travel much over the New Year’s holiday, Mike and I decided to hit up Tokyo again last Sunday.  On the itinerary was: 1. Shimokitazawa for coffee 2. Setagaya for a 400-year-old outdoor flea market 3. … Continue reading

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Big (Americans) in Japan

The following is a collaborative post between myself and Mike, aka The Big ‘Merican Heartburn on his blog. When we first arrived in Oyama, we were curious about the McDonald’s across the street and our first time there we saw … Continue reading

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