The rain season or 梅雨(tsuyu) has officially started in Japan. Which means, that: you can’t do laundry without owning a drying machine (or visiting a coin laundry) you will leave the house dry with raincoat, umbrella and all available equipment, but will still arrive to school or office soaked wet the day that you decideContinue reading “In between the rain showers”
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Running late? Prove it.
Today was a cold, cold day. The coldest day in Tokyo in a period of 48 years, the news read. If you have to work in the morning, you feel the cold piercing through your skin even colder. And then you realize that the trains are late as hell, because a train wagon stopped inContinue reading “Running late? Prove it.”
Tue 21:00 in Tamachi (major business area in Tokyo): First working day after New Year’s, the train reeks of alcohol and salary men are either sleep-standing or staggering. Sometimes Thursdays are worse than Mondays.