André Cymbalista

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Tokyo on a budget: Where to stay, how to get around and what to eat

Tokyo has a reputation for being one of the world’s most expensive cities. Sure, the sushi and sights can be extortionate, but it is possible to …

Why is Bitcoin surging?

In what has appeared to be quite a resurgence, October saw Bitcoin reach values close to its 2016 post-Brexit peak.<p>Opening on Oct. 1, one bitcoin was …

Journy's Must-Read Guide to Tokyo, Japan

Updated: December 18, 2016<p>Tokyo is HUGE. Between navigating the railway system to brushing up on Japanese customs, figuring out the best way to visit …

15 unique things to do in Japan

Japan is a versatile country that holds on to its heritage while advancing in architecture and technology. This unusual combination means a broad …

30 essential things to do in Tokyo

Whether you’ve lived here all your life or just landed at Narita or Haneda, we're all completely spoilt for brilliant things to do in Tokyo. From …

Average Food Expenses For A Day In Japan - 1000 Yen A Meal

So You Don't Run Out of MoneyWhen traveling to another country, most people will want to know just how much regular meals cost at their destination. …

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Walking the Nakasendo Trail in Japan

It is my first trip to Japan and my friends are eager to make it count.<p>"Oh, you will love Tokyo, it's such a great city."<p>This becomes a common …

9 Science Stories You Can't Miss: The Mental Health Week Edition

The best science and health stories from BuzzFeed and around the web.

GOCHUJANG TUNA-MELT ONIGIRI

ONIGIRI COULD BE NONE BUT A BALL OF RICE, UNTIL YOU’VE HAD A REAL ONIGIRI AND REALIZED WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT…<p>A BALL OF <i>REALLY GOOD</i> RICE<p>The weather in …

Our 11 Favorite Recipes for Cooking Chicken Thighs

There are two kinds of people in the world. Those who like dark meat, and those who look great in bikinis. For the 95% of us, this list is for you.

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Weekend project: Homemade onigiri

Ever made -- or heard of -- <i>onigiri</i>? A couple of years ago, food writer Sonoko Sakai did a great piece on <i>onigiri</i> for Food. She wrote:<p><i>"Onigiri</i> is a quick and satisfying Japanese fast food made with rice. You might find some resemblance to those sushi rolls you have been snacking on lately, but …

Investor Appetite Grows for Food Delivery Startups

Investors are salivating over food delivery startups, at least judging from a series of funding announcements in recent weeks.<p>Munchery, a startup …

Why Wall Street is going nuts for a rapper-endorsed restaurant chain that’s a mix between Chipotle and Buffalo Wild Wings

Wingstop's business is on fire.<p>The company recently went public and the fast casual restaurant's stock is soaring.<p>Wingstop plans to continue expanding. The chain, which was founded in 1994, already has over 750 units around the world.<p>Wingstop is somewhere between a Buffalo Wild Wings and a …

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This is the future of food

Are you ready for lab-made hamburgers, bug-filled protein bars and 3D-printed cuisine? With the Earth's population rapidly approaching 8 billion and the race to keep up with food demand intensifying, industries have begun to drain essential resources and adversely affect the environment. Thanks to …

Korean Barbecued Pork

In Korea, this recipe, known as <i>toejigogi kui,</i> is made with pork belly, but it's equally delicious—and much leaner—when prepared with pork loin. And …

15 Magical Korean Street Foods You Need To Try

Sure, you can get Korean BBQ in any Koreatown, USA. But these local snacks are best enjoyed on the streets of Korea, made fresh for you by an ajumma who’s been in the fried food game for years.

Welcome to Quantitative Tightening as $12 Trillion Reserves Fall

The great global monetary tightening of 2015 is under way, but it’s not being led by the Federal Reserve.<p>Even as U.S. policy makers ponder whether to …