I wonder, if there will be a norm in the near future that Japanese men should remove their facial and body hair (like women are expected to do). By the way, wearing beard is not usually allowed in the workplace in Japan. Advertisements
When I searched online, there were so many different recipes, so in the end I didn’t really stick to a single recipe. I wasn’t too fond of the combination of chocolate and orange. However, the outcome was surprisingly better than I had expected. (You can’t consume too many oranges in one batch though…) What is… Continue reading Orangettes
In Japan, the Richter scale is used, but people tend to pay more attention to our own seismic scale. This scale measures the intensity of shaking (not the size of the earthquake itself) at different points on Earth’s surface. It’s measured using the units of seismic intensity (shindo) and is divided into 10 levels. (For more… Continue reading Did you feel it…?
I’m still trying to master the Greek birthday song, let alone the Christmas carol… —————————————————————————————————————————–
Shopping Cart 1 Mystery solved!! By the way, it’s a ten-minute walk from this supermarket to my neighborhood. It’s kind of amazing that people would push shopping carts this far…
Summer equals spending your time at the beach. People prefer sea for their vacation over mountains. Everyone, the young and the old, enjoys themselves at the beach. The sea cannot be separated from the Greek people, so I completely assumed that everyone learns how to swim in the sea in their childhood… However,… Continue reading Sea = Hot Springs?
It’s not that I cannot swim, but I was afraid of swimming in the sea where my feet don’t touch the bottom. I still fear open water where I cannot see the bottom. It’s fairly normal in Japan for an adult to use a swim ring in swimming pools and in the sea (not… Continue reading Swim Ring