Month: Jan 2020

Lucky Maruda or Daruma

Daruma or Maruda are a classic symbol of luck and they are simply Japanese. But have you ever wondered how they came to be or even what they are? These delightful charms are initially designed on Bodhidhama or the founder… Read More ›

What's on: World Masters Games

If you have been looking at your available vaction time in 2020 and have come to realise that attending the Tokyo Olympics will remain a dream, don’t worry Japan still has your back! In 2021, the World Masters Games will… Read More ›

New year plans

Planning to say good bye to Japan Before I give my review of Japan, it is important to say that the 3 strike rule has been exceeded in 2019. If I ignore the numerous times one of my family was… Read More ›