Japan and the Fax

Japan and the fax: A love affair

1000 Japanese Words

1000 Japanese Words

Olympic Men’s Football Semis

Olympic Men’s Football Semis

Olympic Volleyball

Olympic Volleyball

Alien Registration

Interesting to hear the old alien registration card system in Japan has been changed. Looks like the launch of the new system has been having issues, though. So what are the pros & cons of the new system vs the old one?

Train Time

Train time.

Japanese Mouse Mats

Erotic Japanese mouse mats.

Mic

This guy was guiding cars in and out of a car park in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan. Check out that headset/mic to top off his uniform.

Glory Money Changer

Glory Money Changer

Hanging Decorations

Looking up at hanging decorations. Kyushu, Japan.

Docomo Mail

Docomo Mail

Chopsticks

Chopsticks

Minimalist Room

A room which looks out onto a Zen garden. Kyushu, Japan.

Playing at a Shrine

Playing at a Shrine

Making Money from Yen

Making Money from Yen

Rusted Sign

This week’s photo is this lovely rust aged sign in Fukuoka, Kyushu, Japan.

Japan Matsuri Photos

Japan Matsuri Photos

London Japan Matsuri 2011

Japan Matsuri 2011 in London.

Sunset Shipping

Shikoku sunset

JeXposure Updates

JeXposure Updates

Womb

‘Womb’ in Japan

Kanji Damage

Kanji Damage

Thanks for Visiting

Thanks for Visiting

Hadoken to Open

Hadoken to Open

Restaurant Refresh

Restaurant Ryo is Refreshing…

Hyper Japan 2011

Hyper Japan 2011

CFN London Career Fair 2011

CFN London Career Fair 2011

Hatsune Miku

Hatsune Miku

No Air-Con Tokyo

Power saving this summer in Tokyo by turning off air conditioning on trains.

Random Japanese

Random Japanese utterances & mixing languages.

Shake It

The Japanese say that shaking your leg i.e. when one you rest one leg on top of the other etc. is poor (as in not rich). Is that because it’s seen as uncultured? I used to have a habit of doing it myself, truth be told. The lady next to me on the train was […]

Walking

You know, I’ve never been a massive fan of walking but on holiday I realised how much it can help you stay fit. In fact, in Japan due to all the walking and in part from lugging my case around so much I managed to play tennis for over two hours (yes, mostly backhands) and […]

Gatchapon Karin

Gatchapon Karin

Yurekuru

Yurekuru

Thanks for Coming

Thanks for Coming

Japan Photos – Kanto & Nagano

Japan Photos – Kanto & Nagano

Japan Photos – Fukuoka, Kyushu

Japan Photos – Fukuoka, Kyushu

Japan Photos – Shikoku

Japan Photos – Shikoku

Japan Earthquake Watch

Japan Earthquake Watch

Nagano Shaking

Nagano Shaking

Japan Photos – Kansai

Japan Photos – Kansai

Japan: Week One

Japan: Week One

Japan Photos – Tokyo Area

Japan Photos – Tokyo Area

First Quake

First earthquake of the trip just (actually thought there was a minor one yesterday but could’ve been my mind playing tricks on me). It only lasted maybe 10-15 seconds. I’ve experienced worse but I’m not sure I could ever get totally used to them.

Saving Power

Tokyo saves power.

Mother Tongue

Parents and mother tongues.

Abort Landing!

Abort landing!

Slippers

Slippers at work.

Apps for Japan

Apps for Japan – radioactivity information and more.

Wind-Up Torch

Wind-Up Torch