Meet Tsukishima’s Most Popular Pet, Jiant Tortoise – Bonchan


Tsukishima (月島) is an area in Tokyo that is best known for its Monjayaki (もんじゃ焼き) restaurants. Monjayaki is basically the Tokyo version of the Okonomiyaki. Both Monjayaki and Okonomiyaki are basically a savoury types of Japanese-style pancakes. If you are thinking of making them at home, you get to mix all the ingredients you like with the batter and then make a pancake out of it.

But, that is not really what we were at Tsukishima for! For one-time only, we visited an area in Japan not for its scenery or its food, but because of someone else’s pet (≧▽≦).

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