Some people, like Starr, will eat anything with chopsticks, even if the meal was not meant to be eaten with it. But as long as he’s enjoying the food, right? View on Tapastic Continue reading Chopsticks
Sanjo Bridge, in Kyoto, marks the end of the Tokaido and Nakasendo roads, from Tokyo to Kyoto. The river it crosses is a famous place to see the sakura bloom in spring. Somewhat lesser known is the violent history of … Continue reading Sanjo Bridge, Kyoto
Momo travels to South Africa and meets Starr’s cat, Merlin. She soon finds out that, though very cute, cats can be mean if you pick them up and hold them for too long. View Tapastic Continue reading Nice To Meet You
Onsens are Japan’s famous hot spring bathhouses, which are heated by volcanic activity close to the island’s surface. Used both for washing and therapeutic purposes, as with anything in Japan, there are certain ways to do a particular thing. This … Continue reading Onsen, Beppu
Momo observes a strange get-together at a restaurant. Does this family not get along? Or are things not always as they seem? View on Tapastic Continue reading Happy Family Restaurant?
Discover Natto, the strange but much-loved health food of Japan, and the different ways it is eaten across the country. View on Tapastic Continue reading Natto, Strange Food
Momo’s first day in South Africa. Momo and Starr go to the beach at Bloubergstrand, near Cape Town in South Africa. Here Momo sees the iconic Table Mountain and starts to discover the differences between South Africa and Japan. View … Continue reading A day at the beach – Cape Town, South Africa
Momo, who is from Japan, goes to Africa for the first time and discovers that the world is not always what you think it is. View on Tapastic Continue reading Momo Goes To Africa