Food & Drink

Eating Alone in Japan Dine Solo

Traveling solo? Or just have no company today? No problem! Eating alone in Japan is easy, especially in urban areas like Tokyo, Osaka, and Nagoya. In fact, you will see many locals dining solo. Although McDonald’s and Starbucks are everywhere in major cities and convenience stores in Japan are well-stocked, why not try some quick … Read More >>

Russian Salad Olivier Recipe

Russian Salad Olivier The original recipe for the traditional Russian Salad Olivier was invented in the 1860s by a chef of Belgian origin, Lucien Olivier, of the Hermitage, one of Moscow’s most celebrated restaurants. Russian Salad Olivier is considered a winter salad, as all of the ingredients are typical for a cold Russian winter. It … Read More >>