The Korean convenience store

๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท Near my place I have this small Korean supermarket, they mostly sell imported goods from South Korea but they also have homemade stuff, like the famous kimchi. Kimchi the centerpiece of almost all meals in Korea is not only cabbage, but it can also be done with raddish and other vegetables. Usually, whenever I […]

The American from Hong Kong

Years ago I was on a mission to improve my English, like actively improving it. One of the measures was doing language exchange. The concept is easy, you meet with someone who natively speaks the language you want to learn. You both get experience with each other’s native tongue. On one occasion I met this […]

Masks and my first trip to Japan

โœˆ๏ธ Back in 2009, I visited Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต for what I didn’t know would be my first visit to the country and Asia in general. It was my first long-distance trip, like flying across the world and it changed a lot of things, it awakened this deeper desire to know these distant cultures โ›ฉ I […]

Moving companies in Japan

I thought that after 2, three-week trips to the land of the rising sun not many things would surprise me from them. It’s not a perfect country, none is. Some of the things I truly love about them is the customer attention, customer care, and the overall social consciousness. From being quiet and respectful on […]