Vegan Drinks In Japan

Vegan Drinks In Japan

Hello and welcome to Vegan Drinks In Japan, the second post of my three-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 Gluten-Free Swedish Meatballs

Vegan Gluten-Free Swedish Meatballs

These Vegan Gluten-Free Swedish Meatballs were inspired by my recent trip to Stockholm.  If you follow me on Instagram or YouFood, you might know that I visited the Swedish capital in early August this year. In case you don’t, here’s a selection of photos I took:   Beautiful fairytale-like buildings in Stockholm old town’s main squareRead more

Vegan Souvlaki Bowl with Avocado Tzatziki (GF)

Vegan Souvlaki Bowl with Avocado Tzatziki

This Vegan Souvlaki Bowl came about for two reasons. Firstly, I was looking through my old travel photos and came across some photos I had taken when I went island hopping in Greece a couple of years ago… Not a care in the world This got me reminiscing about the food I ate when I wasRead 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

The Naked Island (1960) - Film

I recently watched a film called The Naked Island (1960). Set in the Seto Inland Sea, it seeks to ‘try and capture the life of human beings struggling like ants against the forces of nature’ (words of the director, Kaneto Shindo). It is a highly realistic account of the life of a family who live on an island in theRead more