Author: Simone

{travel} November ’16: Fushimi Inari Taisha

Hello! Time for another throwback to November ’16, to that day I went to Fushimi Inari Taisha for like the 9272836428364th time, no okay, just kidding, more like the third or fourth time, hah with a good friend of mine. Fushimi Inari Taisha is probably one of Japan’s best-known shrines, attracting millions of visitors each year, especially […]

{food} Vegan in Japan [2]: Useful Vocabulary for Grocery Shopping and Eating Out

Bonjour! As I already mentioned in the first part of this little Vegan in Japan “series” (lol), living vegan in Japan can be pretty challenging, especially with regards to food. For some reason, there are so many different animal-derived ingredients in so many different products (that normally don’t even require animal ingredients [example: bread]) that grocery shopping and eating out can […]