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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

My Japanese Advent Calendar – December 25th

Merry Christmas! メリークリスマス! I’ve enjoyed putting together these daily “Japanese Advent Calendar” posts and now, as a final Christmas Day post, here is a little video I put together of X’mas in Japan, 2008 – 2010. So, that’s it. Christmas is over for another year. Actually, it seemed to be over before it had even … Continue reading


Having been so stressed out with studying and working recently, I randomly decided to book myself a birthday weekend away to Yokohama.  It’s been good to have something to look forward to, and I’ve wanted to go to Yokohama for a long time.  I like port cities, so I always figured I would like Yokohama … Continue reading