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Veggie ramen at Kagetsu

Veggie ramen at Kagetsu

Once a year the ramen chain Kagetsu produces a limited edition veggie ramen dish that is served for only a month or two. This year’s 2011 vegetarian ramen started in April, and it is delicious! As well as the ramen they have also produced a vegetarian gyoza side dish. To try it visit your local Kagetsu quick before it is over. They are [...]

Ryoanji Temple and Yudofuya Restaurant in Kyoto

Ryoanji Temple and Yudofuya Restaurant in Kyoto

Ryoanji is a famous temple in Kyoto, Japan. It is most famous for its rock garden, consisting of small white raked stones, with 15 larger rocks positioned in the gravel. Just outside the garden is a model that shows the positions of the rocks. When viewed from the ground you can never see all fifteen rocks at once. Fourteen is the most that [...]

Conveyor belt sushi in Japan

Conveyor belt sushi in Japan

Conveyor belt sushi, known there as ‘kaiten-zushi’ (回転寿司) is a popular way of eating sushi in Japan. These photos are from one of the Hamazushi restaurants which you can find all over Japan. Above is one of the seating booths. There is a conveyor belt running by your table with many dishes rotating round. You [...]

Air France VLML vegetarian in flight meals

Air France VLML vegetarian in flight meals

After booking a long haul flight with Air France I used my booking code on the ‘Manage your reservation’ section of their website to try to select vegetarian VLML meals for my flights. Their website allowed me to select a vegetarian meal for one of the flights, but not the other. I therefore called up their customer services centre, and [...]

How to be a vegetarian in Japan

How to be a vegetarian in Japan

Out of all the places you can visit in the world, one of the hardest for being vegetarian must be Japan. In Japan you will find it hard to find restaurants where you can get vegetarian food, and you will find your options for vegetarian food in supermarkets more limited then they will be in most other countries. The Japanese vegetarian [...]

Vegetarian friendly restaurants in Takamatsu, Japan

Vegetarian friendly restaurants in Takamatsu, Japan

Takamatsu 高松 is a city in the Kagawa prefecture 香川県 of Shikoku Island (Japan’s 4th island). It is always hard to find vegetarian food in Japan, but it gets more difficult the more off the usual tourist trail you are. If you should find yourself in Takamatsu (高松) here are some restaurants where [...]

Finnair vegetarian VLML in flight meals

Finnair vegetarian VLML in flight meals

Recently I took two Finnair flight. One was 10 hours and one 3 hours. I wanted the vegetarian (VLML Vegetarian Lacto-Ovo Meal) meals. It was not possible to request them when booking the flight tickets on the Finnair website so I had to phone their call centre. I told the lady that I wanted the VLML meal. It is best to be specific and say VLML [...]

Best Vegetarian restaurants in London

Best Vegetarian restaurants in London

Here is a list of my favourite places in London to get Vegetarian food. The first group are actual vegetarian restaurants. The second group are restaurants that just happen to have good vegetarian options. They are presented in no particular order. Vegetarian restaurants Tibbits Tibits is a vegetarian buffet restaurant that started in [...]