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Top 5 Food Museum Recommendations in Japan – Currently, there are more and more museums that provide all kinds of items that have the best value in them and also have prices that are priceless. But not only in Indonesia, which has a lot of museums that can be visited, but also in various countries. One of the best tourist destinations is visiting museums. There are many types of museums in Japan, one of which is a food-themed museum. Here you can learn about the history as well as taste the cuisine. The museums below are examples.

Top 5 Food Museum Recommendations in Japan

1. Yokohama Shin Ramen Museum
This museum is made like a small town, where there is a food court selling food around it.

There are 9 restaurants selected to showcase Japan’s best ramen. They have different samples of noodles, broths and toppings. Not only looking around, you can also taste the ramen they offer.

2. Yokohama Cup Noodles Museum
The museum has 4 floors that show the history of instant noodles, to the story of Momofuku Ando, ​​the inventor of instant noodles and the creator of the Top Ramen and Cup Noodles sayingszone  brands.

You can also take an instant noodle making class. In fact, there is a package to make Cup Noodles by choosing 4 choices of soup and toppings from 12 variations. You can take the Cup Noodles creations you made home with you.

3. Osaka Ikeda Cup Noodles Museum
This museum is not much different from the Cup Noodles museum above. But what is unique about this museum is the instant noodle tunnel, which exhibits 800 types of instant noodle products that have been produced for more than 50 years. You can also taste Cup Noodles products which are sold in limited quantities at this museum.

4. The Suzuhiro Kamaboko Museum
This museum displays various types of kamaboko, a typical Japanese fish cake that has a unique shape.

Visitors can also see the history, equipment and process of making kamaboko. There is a cooking class that you can join too, here. In addition, visitors can also taste this fish cake and bring home various types of fish cake as souvenirs.

5. Kadocho . Soy Sauce Museum
The Kadocho Soy Sauce Factory has used the same Yoshino cedar casks since it started production in 1841. They also use the same technique to mix and ferment the soy sauce. Although visitors cannot see it directly at this factory, they can see it at the Kadocho Soy Sauce Museum. The location is next to the soy sauce factory.

In this museum you can see various demonstrations of making Kadocho soy sauce. You will feel a different atmosphere when you enter it. You can also buy soy sauce and the various sauces they produce.

Here’s a Recommendation for a Famous Aesthetic Restaurant in Jakarta – Currently, more and more restaurants are open and also provide a nice and attractive appearance. For people in big cities, the moment to eat at a restaurant is no longer just filling the emptiness of the stomach, but has become part of the contemporary lifestyle. In addition to prioritizing the taste of quality food, a comfortable place, satisfying service, aesthetic interior decoration is certainly an added value in determining the choice of a place to eat.

Here's a Recommendation for a Famous Aesthetic Restaurant in Jakarta

1. Yuzuya
Yuzuya is an aesthetic Japanese restaurant located on Jalan Gunawarman longdongles. Entering the interior of this restaurant, you will be mesmerized by the beauty of the interior design. The Japanese nuance is very thick, so it feels like in Japan, you know.

The restaurant which consists of two floors provides private and semi-private rooms. Various kinds of Japanese dishes are available here, ranging from sashimi, sushi, nigiri, gunkan, inari, makimono, temaki, yakimono, tempura, and others.

To produce an authentic taste, Yuzuya brought directly a chef from Japan. The recommended menu is Yuzuya truffle steak, which is steak cooked with teriyaki sauce and truffle oil.

2. Plataran City Forest
Forest in the middle of Jakarta? Yes, you know! Located within the Gelora Bung Karno (GBK) complex, Hutan Kota Plataran is a restaurant that offers traditional dishes with a fine dining concept, combining green space, culture and Indonesian history.

The restaurant, which was just inaugurated in January 2020, has an aesthetic architectural design and interior ornament. There are many instagenic spots that can be used as photo objects here. There are jasmine greenhouses, temple gates, fish ponds, and others. It’s best to come late at night, because there is a rooftop area with cool lighting, plus the background of the sparkling city of Jakarta.

3. Fume
Fume, a coffee shop as well as a restaurant in the Kertanegara area, is a good place and is fairly spacious. The outside of the building is monochrome, but the inside is so colorful. The front area has a little space for outdoor. The coffee bar has a green vibes concept, with colored lighting. The lighting arrangement, color selection, and grass decorations are no less interesting. Here there is also a VIP room whose design is no less unique.

This is the Cheapest Local Cosmetic Brand – As we all know that nowadays more and more people are very happy to do makeup and want to look their best in public. Now teenagers don’t need to be confused anymore to look for skincare that is suitable and of course friendly on the pocket. However, what about cosmetics such as lipstick, bb cream, or eyeshadow? Take it easy, there are many beauty brands that offer cosmetic products at low prices, but the quality has been tested and has been approved by BPOM. Most importantly, it’s local, you know. You can try glancing at cosmetics from several local brands below!

This is the Cheapest Local Cosmetic Brand

1. Marshwillow
Several Indonesian artists have businesses in the beauty world, one of which is actress Natasha Wilona. The beauty brand airbrush-dream is named after Marshwillow. The collection is quite complete, from nail polish, lip tint, mascara, to BB cushion.

The packaging is also made in fun colors, with lots of unique images and fonts. The price ranges from around IDR 8 thousand, to the most expensive around IDR 98 thousand.

2. Aulia Cosmetics
This Aulia brand has quite a large collection of cosmetics. You can find mascara, eyeliner, lip cream, lipstick, to two way cake. The packaging is more likely to look glam, with a blackish or even purple tint.

Not only selling cosmetic products, this brand also sells body scrubs, shampoos, and perfumes. The cosmetics themselves are priced from Rp. 5 thousand to Rp. 60 thousand.

3. Justmiss
The words “Beautiful doesn’t have to be expensive” in Just Miss’s Instagram bio seem to have been proven. They issue quite a lot of lip product variants, ranging from lip cream to lip crayons.

Besides that, this brand also issues eyebrow products, blush on, to brushes. The advantage is, you can find this product easily, even in small supermarkets. The price of cosmetics ranges from Rp. 3 thousand to Rp. 42 thousand.

4. Emina
This ‘sister’ from the Wardah and Make Over brands is intended for teenagers. The packaging is full of attractive colors, as well as colors that tend to be soft and natural. You can get quite complete cosmetics, from lip balm, eyeshadow, powder, to eyeliner.

In addition to buying online, you can get this product at the nearest drugstore or supermarket. The price of the product starts from Rp. 29 thousand to Rp. 70 thousand.

5. Hanasui
The Hanasui brand was originally known for releasing skincare products at affordable prices. Now they are venturing into cosmetics, and releasing lip creams. There are two variants, one of which collaborates with a contemporary drink, namely boba.

The packaging of the lip cream is made cute and adorable in the style of Korean cosmetics. The price is affordable, which is around Rp. 30 thousand.

Know Sports Tips to Shrink the Waist – Nowadays more and more people want to have an ideal body and of course healthy and very well maintained. Having a slim waist is the dream of many women. Losing weight in certain areas is an activity that is classified as difficult. However, it is possible to successfully make the waist look slimmer and the stomach look flatter with some special movements.

There are several muscle groups that are responsible for the midsection and you just need to find an exercise that works to isolate these muscles. Another trick is that this exercise sports should be done in such a way that you make these muscles strong and toned, but not bulky and bulky.

Know Sports Tips to Shrink the Waist

Movement to reduce waist circumference

1. Bicycle crunches
The bicycle crunch is a combination of sit-ups and movements such as pedaling a bicycle. So, you can start this movement by lying on the mat and preparing as if you were going to do sit-ups as usual. Then, fold your arms and put them behind your head. Then bend your knees and move your legs as if you were pedaling a bicycle. Do this about 20 to 30 repetitions.

2. Waist crunches
Sit-ups are movements that will make the abdominal muscles work. The combination of sit-ups with several other movements will maximize the work of the abdominal muscles and cause waist circumference to decrease. You can start by lying down as if you were going to do regular sit-ups with your hands behind your head, one leg straight on the floor and the other leg bent over the straight leg. Then do sit-ups with 20 to 30 repetitions. Do not forget to change the position of the legs.

3. Squat
This movement begins in a standing position by slightly spreading your legs hip-width apart. Then lift a weight of about 1 kg and divide the weight so that it is lifted on both sides of the arm. After that bend your knees, lower your hips as if you were going to sit in a chair, even though the chair is just a shadow. Then, look and both arms that carry the load straight ahead. Hold this position for a few seconds and repeat this movement about 20 times.

4. Legs lift
Start in a menngging position, resting on the feet and hands. Left hand holding a weight weighing 1 kg, then lift the right leg like a kicking motion out. Then lift your left hand outwards as you lift your leg. Hold for a few moments, do this about 20 times and switch weights and movements to be done by the other leg and arm.

5. Lunges
Stand on your feet slightly spread apart, then place your left foot in front of your right. Lift about 1 kg in each hand. Then bend one leg back beyond your ankle. Then, simultaneously lift both of your arms that lift the weight in front of your chest to form a 90-degree elbow. Hold for a moment and return to the starting position. Do this about 20 repetitions by moving the legs alternately.

In addition, various sports that can be done to reduce waist size are swimming, cycling, and running. You should at least spend at least about 20 minutes to burn fat on your waist.