Happee Monkee

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Archive for November, 2010

Ome – Tokyo’s Retro Town

By • Nov 22nd, 2010 • Category: Travels

I discovered this quaint little town on this blog – Tokyo Reviews. I was looking for places to go to with my GRUTT pass (another day on that) and stumbled upon S.I.’s very handy blog. So, if you’re planning to travel to Tokyo, this blog makes for great research. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Share […]



Matcha Tiramisu

By • Nov 12th, 2010 • Category: Baking Projects

I’ve been in Japan for four weeks now. Time sure flies. Sigh, yes, I do wonder where it all went. I was walking in Roppongi several weeks ago and I was intrigued by a large cooking school smacked in the middle of a shopping/ business complex. It didn’t look like it was for professionals but […]



The Purr-fect Place

By • Nov 1st, 2010 • Category: Travels

In the megacity, Tokyo-lites find themselves caged in shoebox flats with space enough to accomodate one. And more often than not, flats in Tokyo have no-pet policies. So where does a cat lover go for a quick cat-fix? Well, why not lounge for some kitty affection at a cat cafe? The first cat cafe in […]