And it is kawaii! 2018 is the year of 戌 the Earth Dog! Since a long time ago, the dog has been our faithful friend, growing into a meaningful symbol in many cultures. Although lunisolar calendar with 12 animal symbols didn’t originate in Japan (but as you may know course, in China) it seems to have a … More It’s a dog world!
Every time I go to Tokyo, it gives me an impression of being in the centre of the universe. I guess I love it so much because I feel I cannot draw its limits. There just so many things happening, something new to discover every second. This time I went with my boyfriend, luckily we … More Hello Tokyo ・こんにちは東京
“She’s here in the snowfall At dead of night The mood is of courtship The final fight She’s all that I need All that I am The voice of compassion inside the man If you open the gates The madness begins I’ll follow you down I’ll follow you back in She’s here in the … More Be a sunny morning today
Notes from Journal, 19th January 2018 (…) The noise of the machine made any other sound, any other voice of the people around me unheard. I was conscious I was there, my body and mind were there, but I wondered if there was a tiny fragment of universe which belonged to me far far away. I wondered, … More Dance
Hello! It has been a pleasure to share my impressions on living in Japan, my Japanese language challenge, my travels, impressions, hopes and fears through this blog. You may know that my main field is architecture and I have been engaging in this profession for a years. In order to organize some ideas and content … More New Ideas
It’s my second time spending New Year in Japan, in amazing Tokyo, my dream city. I never think of any resolutions nor hold onto concrete plans. I like to follow my dreams and until the right moment comes keep my decisions open. Last year, I was feeling overwhelmed and quite accomplished. I learnt a lot, … More Welcome 2018!
It’s my second year living in a Sapporo, one of the major cities around the world where it snows the most! I would like to share some tips on how to survive in this Winter Country. dress like an onion, layers and layers of clothes. Sometimes I see locals in summer shoes strolling on snow … More How to survive cold snowy winter in Hokkaido and… don’t let it freeze your heart