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Wadakin Sukiyaki: Now That’s Matsusaka Beef! Gourmet Sukiyaki Feast

Matsuzaka, Tsu Sukiyaki

If you are a lover of gourmet with a weakness for delicious foods, then you’ve probably heard about (and wanted to try) real Matsusaka beef. Wadakin is a spot in Matsusaka City, Mie Prefecture, known for its dedication to high quality beef since its establishment in 1878. Their Matsusaka beef has become known across the country as a top brand. Today, we will go to that very spot to experience the taste and charm of Matsusaka beef for ourselves. If you want to try real, authentic Matsusaka beef, then you need to try Wadakin sukiyaki.

Travel fatigue disappears at Osaka's fun “Solaniwa Onsen” hot spring theme park

USJ, Nanko Port Hot Springs (Onsen) & Bath Houses (Sento)

Relaxing in a hot spring is one of the best things about traveling in Japan. Solaniwa Onsen Osaka Bay Tower is an excellent place to experience a wide variety of hot springs and enjoy various shows. Only about 8 minutes from JR Osaka Station, it’s conveniently located for Osaka sightseers and even offers a free shuttle service to nearby Universal Studios Japan. So put on a yukata and feel your fatigue slip away!

JR Osaka Station’s Travel Service Center is multilingual. Let’s take a look at the services they offer travelers in Osaka

Umeda, Osaka Station, Kitashinchi Other Sightseeing

If you want to enjoy Osakan cuisine, know how to get to the city’s tourism spots, or if you want to get bargain prices on round trip tickets about Japan, then by all means head for Travel Service Center Osaka in the JR Osaka Station! This multilingual center hands out sightseeing guides, helps with hotel reservations, helps with travel troubles, and fully supports foreign visitors in their travels!

Kyoto Souvenir Guide: Selections from famous confectionery shop Malebranche Kyoto Kitayama Main Store

Kinkakuji Temple, Kitayama Other Cafes and Sweets

A famous gift from Kyoto is the okoicha (strong tea) langue de chat Cha-no-Ka, which is made and sold at Malebranche Kitayama Main Store. Here they also have the limited Mont Blanc dessert that is offered exclusively at the main store salon. This dessert is so popular that it forms a line. This time we will cover Malebranche and its other stores such as the chocolate specialty store Cacao 365.

Airports in Japan

When thinking about traveling into and out of Japan, the primary method of travel is via airplane. But what many people do not realize is that, with about 100 airports, domestic flights are just as viable to travel across Japan as trains and buses. For foreign visitors, discount campaigns offer reasonable fares while and flying to and from the archipelago has never been more affordable. With the help of a lower yen, a quickly increasing number of tourists, and the development of new routes, tickets to Japan are becoming cheaper in recent years. If you want to maximize your chances of traveling at a low cost, you will need to utilize some of the campaigns that airlines provide.

Choice Spots

  • Arashiyama, Uzumasa
  • Gion, Kawaramachi, Kiyomizu-dera Temple
  • Kobe, Sannomiya, Kitano
  • Kyoto Station, To-ji Temple
  • Nanba, Dotonbori, Shinsaibashi
  • Nara, Ikoma, Tenri
  • Shinsekai, Tennouji, Tsuruhashi
  • Umeda, Osaka Station, Kitashinchi
  • USJ, Nanko Port
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