One day at Watari – the city of apples, strawberries & shrines 

Living in Japan as an International student has its own advantages. We get invited by the Prefectural offices to visit towns as a monitor tour,  sometimes we get to teach English to high school students, we get the opportunity to experience unique services & facilities that have been introduced for the first time & also… Read More One day at Watari – the city of apples, strawberries & shrines 

Paint Your Chopsticks At Appi-Nuri Lacquerware, Hachimantai City

To be honest, I am happy with plastic chopsticks and bowls. I never understood why people would be interested in paying a small fortune to get good quality wares when the plastic ones look exactly the same (and sometimes, much better)! Hence, when I had the opportunity to paint my own chopsticks by lacquer I… Read More Paint Your Chopsticks At Appi-Nuri Lacquerware, Hachimantai City