Vegan Drinks In Japan

Vegan Drinks In Japan

Hello and welcome to Vegan Drinks In Japan, the second post of my two-part series about eating vegan in Japan! I started the series with some tips and tricks for finding easily accessible vegan snacks when travelling in Japan, and now I’m moving onto beverages. Here’s a guide to some of the different types of vegan-friendly drinksRead more

Vegan Souvlaki Bowl with Avocado Tzatziki (GF)

Vegan Souvlaki Bowl with Avocado Tzatziki (GF)

This Vegan Souvlaki Bowl is easy to make, veggie-packed and full of flavour. I love the combination of the roasted aubergine, crispy fries, creamy avocado tzatziki, juicy olives and fresh vegetables.  I was inspired to make this after looking through some photos from my trip to Greece a couple of years ago… The beautiful villageRead more

Facts About Miyajima, Japan

Facts About Miyajima, Japan

I’ve decided to compile some facts about Miyajima.  I visited Miyajima (which means Shrine Island in Japanese) a couple of years ago and was instantly captivated by the breathtaking scenery and fascinating history of the island. Surrounded by the turquoise calm of the Seto Inland Sea, a red torii (a traditional Japanese gate) rises out of the water so thatRead more

The Naked Island (1960) – Film

I recently watched a film called The Naked Island (1960), which is set in the Seto Inland Sea and directed by Kaneto Shindo.  It is a highly realistic account of the life of a family who live on an island in the Inland Sea. The film is made up of very long scenes with little editing, and the dialogue is sparse, withRead more