Kushikatsu, also known as Kushiage, is Japanese deep-fried skewers. It is typically battered meat or veggies that are deep-fried on a stick. “Kushi” refers to the bamboo skewers and “”katsu” refers to the type of meat or cutlet. “Age” means fried. Continue reading


Namja Town: Gyoza Stadium

Inside Ikebukuro Sunshine City there is an indoor theme park called Namja Town. Namja Town is made up of three distinct towns. These include the Dokkingham Plaza, a westerns-style town where you can play games, Gyoza Stadium and Fukubukuro Dessert Yokocho, Continue reading