Posted on March 13, 2011

Life goes on…

I think it’s true to say that most people in the unaffected areas of Japan are feeling a little bit strange about carrying on their lives after the huge disaster in the north-east of Japan. Today, I had long-standing plans for a “sayonara lunch” with a close friend from Nagoya. She planned to come to … Continue reading

Where is Shizuoka?

Literally thousands of people have visited my blog over the last couple of days, and I have had many messages from strangers, concerned about their loved ones in Shizuoka Prefecture. So, I thought I’d just give you an idea of the geography of it all: Click on the map for a larger image (Image source) … Continue reading