The Ramen Chronicles: a first-hand account exploring the Japanese world of ramen - Japan's cheap, greasy, nourishing, divine, ubiquitous dish. ...

HIGH ABOVE THE VAST BLUE OCEAN of Japan's Inland Sea, I looked through the window of the train and watched the numerous islands that make up this region go by one after the other. I shook my head in disbelief, reflecting on the fact that a year ago this was simply an idea....