Advise

Awareness: vaccine

This week I along with one of my colleagues went to a clinic and got the winter flu vaccine. The winter flu is said to be exceptionally terrible this year and it requires, in some cases, an entire week off… Read More ›

Post in Japan

Where to post a letter So you have a stamp and a letter, now what? Like many things in Japan, they are designed to be as simple as possible, but this does not work. In brief, you have local and… Read More ›

The calm before the storm

A strange day The Japanese are known for having many cultural rules and procedures that they often ignore when convenient- and living in Japan I know this quite well. One of the more known rules is the request for silence… Read More ›

Health food in Japan

The world of extreams I have talked about buying protein in Japan very recently, but what I have not yet mentioned is suppliemts, more specifically added vitamins and minerals. If you were to go to a convience store and go… Read More ›

Review: Club sega

A nice distraction but don’t expect to win Club sega is your typical Japanese arcade with UFO machines (offering the chance to win figures and food), medal games (slot machines using metal tokens), music games, classical arcade games, and photo… Read More ›