B-1 Grand Prix

Get your Fill of Gourmet Local Delicacies from Regions All Over Japan in Akihabara!

Traveling all over Japan is considered a dream for many people, including the Japanese. One particular aspect as to why traveling to all 47 prefectures is so appealing is getting the opportunity to taste and compare all the local cuisine and delicacies associated with each region. However, as you can imagine, achieving this would require…

Japan’s B Gourmet: Inferior in Price but King in Flavor

Although the possibility of UNESCO awarding a distinction to the Japanese cuisine kaiseki ryori (a traditional multicourse Japanese meal) as an intangible cultural asset may attract more tourists to learn more about Japanese gastronomy, the problem is not all tourists can afford the very expensive kaiseki ryori. But, thanks to Japan’s “B gourmet,” more tourists…