Tag: food and wine

eating in japan, joyful heart travel

Eating in Japan

I used to live near Yoko Sushi in Vienna, Virginia, and I ate there at least once a week, sometimes twice. So when we decided to visit Japan, I was pretty excited about eating the food, especially the sushi. I know sushi, udon noodles, ramen, and those Japanese steak houses […]

madrid, joyful heart travel
Destinations, Reviews, Spain


Madrid is my favorite city, and I’ve been there numerous times. It’s old, large, lively, and urban, yet it’s pretty and has a small-town feel. I love the festive atmosphere, the food, and the walkability. People are always out and about, no matter what hour. They really enjoy food, drink, and conversation, and […]