Travelling: My Serious Hobby

Haha, I was having a chat with a Japanese colleague recently and of course we started chatting about what we will be doing for the break. Since, I have not been at this school a very long time she did not know that I spend a good chunk of my resources going to visit places […]

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So, are there churches in Japan?

For sure they are… and if you live in or near to Tokyo you don’t have to look very far and quite a few operate in both English and Japanese. You can get your praise on and if you want to engage in communal worship on Saturday or Sunday, yup you’ve got that choice too. […]

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Unrealistic expectations of Japan…

As foreigners we seem to want Japan to be this utopia where everything is perfect all the time. As I listen to others around me and even reflect on my own experiences, I wonder why is it that people in this country are held to such high and unattainable standards? When you first get here […]

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