Category: Day-to-day

My apartment

Since I’m leaving I wanted to get some footage of my apartment here and thought I’d do a little guided tour for you, in case you are thinking of coming to...

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Gomi rules

Gomi is rubbish, and Japan has a very strict set of rules regarding the handling and disposal of the different types. I recently finished reading If You Follow Me, a fun...

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Last day

Today is the last day of term, and I’ve just taught the last English class of, what I will assume to be the rest of my life. I’d like to say...

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Mail order mushi

The post offices in Japan aren’t just for buying stamps and posting letters, but also stock a huge range of leaflets advertising mail order shopping services. Not just your average tupperware...

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Magazines

Just to say that the awesome Kat has offered to send me Wired, and the awesome Felicia has offered to send me Ebony – yay! Thanks very much to both of...

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