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check the mailbox for good luck!?

its a pretty momentous day because am lucky enough to get a parcel from Taiwan Tourism Bureau.

 

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雪国と温泉展/The exhibition of snow country and hotsprings

国境の長いトンネルを抜けると雪国であった。夜の底が白くなった。

"The train came out of the long tunnel into the snow country. The earth lay white under the night sky." ( Yukiguni/Snow Countrywritten by Novel prize winner, Yasunari Kawabata)

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about 12 years ago 0 likes  14 comments  0 shares

guess what?

I'm sorry that i didn't update my blog for long time.

Did you enjoy winter sale?  Yes I did!!!

I got some toys, not mention  to off-price clothes and boots.

OK, its quiz time!!!!

I will show you 4 pics of a woody  toy in order. Which pic helps you to hit the answer?

guess what?

No.1

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The only cell-phone

Since i saw Kevu's i phonepainted with his likeness by Reni Wong, I would really like to have an original one.   Finally I came aross the drawing demo on mobile devices in the department store. 

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over 12 years ago 0 likes  36 comments  0 shares

stroll around the Shitamachi streets

Let's continue where I left off.

After interviewed Dr. Nakajima, I was walking around 下町(shitamachi)"  near the university hospital.

Nezu(根津),Yanaka(谷中),千駄木(sendagi) are the  old towns called "下町(shitamachi)" located in east part of Tokyo as Kanda(神田),Nihonbashi(日本橋),Asakusa(浅草) and etc. The term "下町(shitamachi) "came from low cities next to the Sumida River and the Tokyo bay, compared with "山手(yamanote)" or uptown, longtime residential area, located on the hills of t...Read more

over 12 years ago 0 likes  29 comments  0 shares

Tea for you

Fatiguing on the body and mentally, I have insatiable craving for sweets.My late-night sweet is "Higashi(干菓子)”, traditional dry confectioneries, from Kyoto.Those are made with Wasanbon(和三盆), Japanese premium fine-grained sugar by traditional method. have sophisticated taste, and melt in your mouth immediately. obviously, much fewer calories than cho...Read more

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食欲の秋-Shaomai Night-

Too bad!  The branches of  my favorite cheap but good Chinese restaurants have closed one after another.     鬚張魯肉飯(shibuya branch),  潘街粥麺専家(jinbocho branch),  Hong Kong Roji(Shibuya-udagawacho branch) ...... I should find other restaurants not only for having chinese lunch b...Read more

over 12 years ago 0 likes  56 comments  0 shares

The Birthplace of Japanimation

             

Oizumi Gakuen station in Nerima district, Tokyo. There is a sign saying " welcome to the birthplace of anime in Japan" and a image of a conductor from an anime is standing. haha, do you recognize him? Actually many cartoonists live in Nerima residential area. Mitsuru Adachi(Touch,H2),Kenshi Hirokane(Human Crossi...Read more

over 12 years ago 0 likes  26 comments  0 shares

What's Your Name's Hidden Meaning?

 

What Yoko Means

You are a free spirit, and you resent anyone who tries to fence you in.

You are unpredictable, adventurous, and always a little surprising.

You may miss out by not settling down, but you're too busy having fun to care.

You are well rounded, with a complete perspective on life.

You are solid and dependable. You are loyal, and people c...Read more

almost 13 years ago 0 likes  19 comments  0 shares

What We Can Do

Here is the list for donation to China and Myanmar from Japan. Make releif contribtions to help them. (sorry, only in japanese)

日本国内でもネットで店頭で、募金活動が広がっています。

■nifty internet donation

http://www.nifty.com/tokusetsu/index.htm

■yahoo japan internet donation

http://volunteer.yahoo.co.jp/donation/detail/1301007/

■Mainichi newspaper 毎日新聞東京社会事業団

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almost 13 years ago 0 likes  23 comments  0 shares

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Languages Spoken
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Japan
Gender
Female
Member Since
November 4, 2007

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