Victor Faundez

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Learning to let go of your entertainment backlog

There is simply too much entertainment happening all the time. There's new movies all the time. New TV shows and series. New podcasts. New video …

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Video series Every Frame a Painting has come to an end

One of the best deep dives into how film works<p>If you’re a movie fan on the internet, there’s a good chance that you’ve come across a video series called <i>Every Frame a Painting</i><i>.</i> Created by Tony Zhou and Taylor Ramos, it’s a series of video essays, narrated by Zhou, that explore everything from …

How Fluent Forever became the most funded app in Kickstarter history

Self-taught polyglot Gabriel Wyner is promising fluency to thousands<p>Did you study a language for multiple years in high school or college? Did you learn a language while studying abroad? Now ask yourself if you could hold a basic conversation in that language if somebody fluent were to come up to …

There's An Amazing New Drug For Multiple Sclerosis. Should I Try It?

It wasn't long ago that there were no treatments for multiple sclerosis.<p>In the 1970s, some doctors used chemotherapy to treat the degenerative neurological disease. Since then, more than a dozen drugs have been developed or approved, including infusions, oral medications and self-administered shots.<p>…

Tokyo cafe’s Sailor Moon cakes will have your mouth watering whether you’re an anime fan or not

<b>All five Inner Senshi are represented</b> in tie-up with magical girl franchise.<p>Even in a country that places an unparalleled importance on the visual …

Kyoto: Don't miss these top sights on your trip

Kyoto is a melting pot of culture, religion and ancient history. Which is exactly why this sacred city is one destination not to miss. Surrounded by …

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11 Japanese-Style Desserts You Should Know About

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The top 20 must-try restaurants in Tokyo, as chosen by travelers

You’ll definitely want to give some of these a try on your next culinary adventure to the city!<p>Part of the fun of traveling, along with seeing new …

Are you game enough to eat Fire Ramen at this Japanese restaurant in Kyoto?

<b>Fire ramen</b> has the potential to <b>singe your eyebrows</b> but that’s all part of the appeal.<p>From Michelin-starred ramen to varieties that look like mud, our …

10 Must Eats At Shinjuku Tokyo 新宿 – Afforable Michelin Meals, Handmade Soba To ¥350 Gyudon (

[Tokyo] Shinjuku 新宿 must be one of my favourite wards in Tokyo. While it is a business district, it is also home to considerable dining, …

Which Country has the Best Pizzas in the World? Japan!

Japanese Perfection with International Cuisine<p>When I think of “Japanese”, I associate the words: food, high quality, and perfection. When the …

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Tokyo restaurant offers amazing sushi lunch deal for less than 5 bucks

Moulded by hand by <b>a sushi chef in front of you at the counter</b>, this impressive selection is the type of special <b>locals usually keep a secret to</b> …

Kawaguchiko Guide – Japan

Kawaguchiko was the first place we visited after leaving Tokyo. We had always wanted to see Mount Fuji, but when we visited Japan in 2015 we had to …

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24 Things You Should Know Before Traveling to Japan

Simply put, Japan is a fascinating destination. Here, you'll find a seamless blend of old traditions and new technology. You'll also discover …

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Awesome mountain of meaty goodness now at beef bowl restaurant in Tokyo’s Akihabara and Shimbashi

<b>Two kinds of beef</b>, and a surprising amount of <b>veggies</b>, are keeping <b>Tokyo’s otaku and businesspeople</b> full.<p>One of the great things about Japan is that …

Crazy-Gorgeous Things to See in Japan That Aren't Cherry Blossoms

Japan is a bit of a conundrum. It's old, dating back thousands of years with a history and culture steeped in intricate tradition. And yet it's also …

Tokyo Vlog: Favorite Things to Do & Places to Eat

If you think Tokyo is just another big city, comparable to New York and London, then you’re up for a big surprise. This city is different! It’s …

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A Guide to Tokyo’s Best Neighborhoods

Visiting Japan has been on our family bucket list for as long as I can remember. At the top of that list is Tokyo, one of the world’s most …

Tokyo travel tips, day 3 (part 1): Buddhist goddess and panic at the hot springs

<i>Carla and I took a one-week trip to Tokyo. It was my sixth visit to Japan's capital, and it was my favorite so far. For the next few days, I'll be</i> …

3-Day Tokyo Itinerary for Food Lovers

There are many fascinating things about Japan. For me, the most fascinating has always been the food. There are so many unique foods that come from …

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Japan’s standing-room-only steak houses

At Ikinari restaurants, in Tokyo and several other cities, low cost but high-quality cuts of beef – including prized wagyu – are eaten at communal standing stations<p>Where in Japan can you chow down on a top-quality juicy steak without breaking the bank? At one of the 116 branches of Ikinari Steak, …

My 6 favorites from 3 days in Kyoto

You can easily spend many days in Kyoto and not get bored. Even though our 3 days in Kyoto last month was super short, we were able to visit most of …

Oh Deer Deer everywhere - a day trip to Nara from Kyoto or Osaka

When you visit Kyoto or Osaka, be sure to take a day trip to Nara. Here you can spend half a day just strolling through Nara park, watch thousands of …

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25 Most Beautiful Places in Japan

Ask anyone who has visited, and they'll tell you: Japan is easily one of the most stunning places in the world. The country offers a full range of nature and culture, from subtropical beaches to snowy mountains, futuristic skylines to ancient temples. And while you could spend a lifetime exploring …

A Perfect 2 Week Itinerary for Your First Trip to Japan

It doesn’t matter how long you plan to stay in Japan. It will never be enough. After your first day you’ll want more. More food, more interesting …

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A must-do simple delicious lunch at Otsuka Kyoto

I spent lots of time looking up restaurants before my trip to Kyoto and Osaka. Otsuka came highly recommended by my friends who took their family of …

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An unforgettable evening of traditional Kaiseki Kyoto meal

No trip is complete without experiencing the traditional Kaiseki Kyoto meal when you visit beautiful Kyoto. We were truly lucky to have that …

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The 10 Best Things to Do in Kyoto, Japan

<i>Busy planning your Japan itinerary or wondering if it’s is possible to visit Kyoto on a budget? Kyoto’s tourist trail presents many options. Here is</i> …

Ten Immaculate Specialty Coffee Shops Worth Booking a Trip to Japan For

From standalone coffee shops on the outskirts of town to tiny one-man stalls doing hand-drip.<p>From standalone coffee shops on the outskirts of town to …

Breathtaking Image is Being Called “Most Beautiful Photo of Kyoto”

Renowned for its blossoming cherry trees, countless shrines and temples, and traditional architecture, Kyoto is one of Japan's top travel destinations. Its bountiful beauty has been captured in a seemingly infinite amount of photos, but one picture-perfect snapshot has left the Internet in awe. …

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