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Tokyo Diaries: Winter Illumination 2014-2015|Umihotaru|Tokyo Bay Aqua Line

Hi everyone! Hope the last of winter is passing by quietly with you guys, without bothering you much. Sometime back, me and hubs along with few friends got to visit a country farm in Chiba (~1 hr drive by car) to spend a day there experiencing 740 more words

Tokyo Blogger

Face up to Blackface in Japan

Time to get a bit heavy for a minute.

Japan, there are so many things I love about you, like Taiko and Katsu Curry. But we need to have a little sit down about this one right here. 827 more words


I'm in Love with Taiko

** This is a re-post from my old blog. **

No, Taiko is unfortunately not the name of some cool and sexy Japanese guy. It’s beautiful, traditional Japanese drumming. 689 more words


My Feature on InterNations

Check me out!

Here’s an interview I did for InterNations, which is a great site that connects expats from around the world.

Here’s my… 34 more words


Komaba Lodge

By Kamiyu Hijikata

As a new PEAK student, the first thing you will do when you arrive in Tokyo is to settle into your new home for the next two to four years, the University of Tokyo’s Komaba International Lodge. 738 more words

The Beginning of the End: Tokyo T-minus Six Months


Happy New Year!

2014 was a successful one for me: I made some big moves in my career, met more amazing people and improved my Japanese the most out of any year I’ve been here. 344 more words


Rush Hour

Making my way into the station, much too early in the morning, I descend the stairs, the sound of a thousand pairs of feet echoing around me, the thundering hooves of Tokyo’s workforce stampeding toward another day. 278 more words

Life In Tokyo