Monthly Archives: December 2007

Tokyo’s Finger-Lickin Good Christmas!

Merrii Kurisimasu as the Japanese say! It won’t surprise too many people to know that Christmas is done very different over this way but what i didn’t know until only recently was how KFC is a popular custom for Christmas … Continue reading

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Christmas Party 2007 #2

It was the turn of Shibuya school (along with Shinjuku and Ikebukuro) to host its Christmas Party on Saturday night at ‘The Rose & Crown’ British Bar. This was a much bigger affair than the one two weeks ago in … Continue reading

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Hippo-critical Of Zoo’s?! Not Me!

When I first came to Japan four years ago one of the first touristy places I visited was Ueno Zoo (not too sure why to be honest as I had never really been a ‘zoo’ person) and last week I … Continue reading

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This Temple In Ikebukuro Offers Beautiful Autumn Leaves

It may only be seconds from my house but I can easily count on one hand how many times I have been to Kishibojin Temple next door. I run by the thing twice a week when working out but so rarely go … Continue reading

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Christmas Party 2007 #1

On the first day of December three of my schools had a Christmas Party for which yours truly was the MC for the night as I was the longest serving of the six teachers present……and by some distance too which … Continue reading

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Going Home For Christmas

The title says it all really but i will return to England this Christmas having been away for over two and a half years now. Looking forward to it very much too though I think I may suffer a bit from reverse … Continue reading

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