Monthly Archives: June 2010

Review: Films Set In Japan – ‘Rain Fall’ (2009)

In April last year I wrote an entry about the release of Rain Fall; a film I wanted to see in Japanese but couldn’t due to the language barrier. The boot was well and truly on the other foot for … Continue reading

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Tokyo Daytripper: Yoshimi Hyakuana WWII Cliff Tombs

You can read ‘Yoshimi Hyakuana WWII Cliff Tombs – Prelude’ here. Having finally found the place I willingly gave up just 300 yen (about two pounds fifty) to enter Hyakuana which translates as 100 holes. A good name and thats … Continue reading

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Tokyo Daytripper: Yoshimi Hyakuana WWII Cliff Tombs – Prelude

On Friday I took a train an hour away from where I live to Higashi Matsuyama as I wanted to see some WWII caves and tunnels which I found out about recently on a couple of excellent sites that can be … Continue reading

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Adidas Stormtrooper Trainers

Managed to get my hands on a pair of these very rare and limited Adidas Star Wars Stormtrooper trainers about a month ago and at a reduced price too! In my opinion they are simple and stylish with just a … Continue reading

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Lost In Translation?!!

Two shop signs near a couple of the schools which I work at each week. I have no doubt that the owners were very unaware that what they thought was good English would be interpreted completely different by us Brits!  

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