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Part 5: Chubu (Day 23 - Kanazawa/Fukui)

Date of Travel: 21/02/2012

One of the reasons we decided to visit Kanazawa was its proximity to Fukui, where another one of my friends live. We had first met each other from a school exchange trip in 2003 when my school travelled to Fukui, then again in 2004 when their school came over, and finally in 2005 when I went with my school again. 739 more words

Japan Trip Diary 2012

教員になって二年目の春・・・

せっかく大切にしてきたブログなのに、それを忘れるほどの日々が続いている。教員としての生活は毎日が充実していて実り多いのだけど、それだけに学生達とのやりとりや授業プランに追われて、時間をあっという間に使い果たしてしまう。そして週末は息子との時間。息子も、今では食べ終わった皿を流しへ運べるほどに成長した。水面にゆれる花びらのように、様々な事が流れ来て、留まってはまた去って行く。そろそろ、また何か作りたい・・・今少し、この流れに身を任せた後で。

Hina Matsuri, Now with More Dinosaurs

I’m a few days late for Hina Matsuri (ひな祭り), celebrated on March 3, but trust me, there’s always time for dinosaur courtiers.

2014 is the third year in which the… 82 more words

Japan

This Higurashi When They Cry itasha is just bloody, scary and disturbing

07th Expansion’s Higurashi: When They Cry visual novel and its various anime adaptations have a reputation for being violent and bloody as well as redefining the “Yandere” character type. 20 more words

Let The Music Fill Your Soul: Ikeda Music Concert 2014

When my friend Lizzy first told me she would be have a small koto recital I was all aboard. I whipped out my calendar, and saved the date February 22 using a pen! 1,390 more words

Life In Japan

My Treasure #1

My 21st surprise birthday pary, February 15th 2014 (one day belated)

Friends

Signs and Sayings

Miscommunication is one of my favorite studies. The study of what not to say. Needless to say, English translations are not always accurate (and neither is autocorrect, which made “translations” into “tea blasting”..), but the more wrong they are, the funnier. 28 more words