What to do when rain strikes while you’re on vacation? Eat!
I always knew we were going on a long road trip by what appeared in our grocery cart: Lady’s Choice sandwich spread, Miracle Whip, carrots, celery, Magnolia chicken, and an extra loaf of white bread meant that my mom was going to make her famous chicken salad sandwich, easy-to-eat food that has sustained our family on many a journey.
Where my friend and I wander into 1980s Tokyo, walk around a red light district, and get to experience drunk Japan.
Wherein we start the day late and end up in a temple eating snacks. I like to take my time when I’m on vacation. I don’t like rushing. To me, time spent slowly greeting the day is time well spent. My friend likes to start her day slow as well, so after getting some work …
If you order Western food in a Japanese-style Western restaurant, be prepared to have your pasta or burger steak taste the same, but different.