When I first lived in Japan in the late 80s, there was a great wrestler named Chiyonofuji, nicknamed “The Wolf”. He was very strong and handsome. I became hooked on sumo. We went to Ryogoku to the Kokugikan stadium in Tokyo and watched from the cheap seats in the last row. A decade later I…
Japan Times Review – Hosokawa Soba in Ryogoku
Robbie Swinnerton introduces Hosokawa Soba in Ryogoku. This soba-ya looks like it worth the trip across the Sumidagawa.