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3 Vegetarian Rice Cooker Recipes – Tokyo Travel Article

3 Vegetarian Rice Cooker Recipes So you thought your rice cooker could only cook rice? Come with us to discover how this wonderful tool can take care of a whole meal for you. Rice cookers are a staple of Japanese kitchens. After using them in China, and now in Japan, I’ve discovered how versatile they can be. Many people believe that you can only make rice in a rice cooker, but just because the name tells you so doesn’t mean…

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Day in the Life of a Travel Writer/Blogger in Barcelona – Spain Travel Article

Day in the Life of a Travel Writer/Blogger in Barcelona Prologue: Ever imagined what it would be like to live in Barcelona and hustle a living as a self-employed travel blogger? This is an entry taken from my actual diary. Written in 2016, about a year or two after starting my career as a travel blogger in Barcelona, it sets the tone and, I think, hints at the challenges I faced while living off my wits.  Words and photo by…

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Nissin Chikin (Chicken) Ramen Instant Noodle Bowl Revisited – Tokyo Travel Article

Nissin Chikin (Chicken) Ramen Instant Noodle Bowl Revisited Nissin’s Chikin (Chicken) Ramen was the world’s first instant ramen that was invented by Momofuku Ando in 1958.  In 1971 he then introduced the first cup noodle.  I’m actually not sure when the first of these bowl noodles were introduce or when chikin ramen instant noodle bowls were first introduced, but it was much later than Cup Noodles.  I didn’t try this Chicken ramen bowl until 2013 or 2014 I think, but…

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Is It Safe to Travel to Iceland Now? – Scandinavian Travel Article

Is It Safe to Travel to Iceland Now? Is it safe to travel to Iceland now? Many travellers are seeking the answer to this question. Iceland has successfully contained the coronavirus and plans to reopen for summer tourism by June 15. This means you can already start planning your first post-pandemic trip. Here’s the latest travel advice if you’re heading to Iceland. Is Iceland Safe to Visit in 2020? Iceland has long been known as the world’s safest country, and…

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Lähiretkeilyä Ramsinniemen luonnonsuojelualueen pitkospuilla lehtipuulehtojen katveessa, Helsinki – Finland Travel Article

Lähiretkeilyä Ramsinniemen luonnonsuojelualueen pitkospuilla lehtipuulehtojen katveessa, Helsinki Joskus vuosia vuosia sitten olen käynyt pyöräilemässä Itä-Helsingin Ramsinniemessä Vuosaaren lounaisosassa. Mutta vasta viime viikolla kuulin, että Ramsinniemestä löytyy kaunis ja pieni luonnonsuojelualue, jossa pääsee nauttimaan monimuotoisesta luonnosta pitkospuita pitkin upeiden merimaisemien äärellä.Koskaan aiemmin elämässäni ei ole tullut ulkoiltua ja retkeiltyä näin paljon kuin nyt tämän erikoisen koronkevään aikana. Luonnossa liikkuminen on muutenkin nyt iän myötä noussut entistä tärkeämmäksi henkireiäksi kiireisen arjen keskellä. Monen negatiivisen asian rinnalla koronalla on ollut onneksi paljon positiivisiakin…

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5 Ways To Help Small Businesses In Japan – Tokyo Travel Article

5 Ways To Help Small Businesses In Japan Small local businesses all around the world are suffering due to the coronavirus related temporary shutdowns and stay at home warnings. Unfortunately, many of these businesses are endangered by the economic downfall and their prospect of survival also falls on us as customers to support them during these hard times. That’s the good news, we can help! Local small businesses are essential for creating unique neighborhoods. Customers are more often satisfied by…

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