Life in Japan

During the past couple of years, I have spoken to a number of Japanese people online back in my hometown, and I always wondered why most of them didn’t really have anything they did as a hobby after work, or on weekends. Won’t life be very boring if they only worked and rest? Or do things like shopping or drinking? Is that all there is to life?

Then, I came to Japan. And I haven’t done anything really productive myself. When I was back in my hometown, I would → Read more

Getting a Phone Line and Home Internet

I impatiently waited for my bank book, bank card, and bicycle to arrive.
A knock at my door at 0955. Yay – bank book and card! I can finally apply for a phone line and wifi 😀

At 1015, another knock on my door. My bicycle’s here 😀
It’s time to cycle down to the nearby electronics store to get the missing plug for my tv, and then to Aeon to get my phone line and wifi. That was the plan, but the road was so narrow, I ended up pushing my bicycle along to the electronics store. I hope I didn’t → Read more