In Memoriam

Yesterday morning I got a message from a friend, with whom I had studied japanese at university, informing me of the passing of one of our japanese teachers. I was shocked to say the least, with only 60 years his passing in the last week came as a surprise. The funeral service was held yesterday…

Everything’s the same yet different

The last weeks have been unusually busy, not only at work and not only because my little sister is getting married next week (preparations, hen night, wedding-eve party, so much to do… so much to celebrate 🙂 ) I spent the last week trying to separate my two blogs from each other and assign my…

Shinsaibashi, Namba and an unexpected surprise

Although I initially thought that I might have some time in the evening to get around town and maybe even shop a little, this expectation was quickly nipped in the bud by the late night drinking evey evening. So on the third evening alike I found myself hurrying to my room to stow away my…