September 16, 2014: Japan Day #6! I feel like I lost a day!

Seriously.  My vacation is short enough without my misplacing days! Last night, Akemi and I hit the basement food level of the Mitsukoshi department store where we picked up a variety of tasty treats. Tokyo street fashion.  I gotta get me one of those for Toronto. Our dinner haul.  My favorite was the cutlet and…

November 8, 2012: The return of The Weird Food Purchase of the Day! Gyoza Stadium! Ice Cream City! Nodaiwa!

Today, Akemi and I headed over to Ikebukuro's Sunshine City Mall, home to Namco Namja Town's Gyoza Stadium and Ice Cream City.  It's been some five years since my last visit to Ice Cream City (I still flashback to the aftertaste of that squid ice cream) and I was looking forward to the return trip.…