If you buy an iPhone in Japan, the camera shutter noise will not turn off. No matter what settings you use or how recently you buy the phone, it will never be silent. This is to prevent perverts taking pictures of girls underwear from under their skirts. It is bad enough a problem where iPhones…… Continue reading 🚃Train etiquette🚃
There are many emojis in the Apple keyboard that are Japanese and I have noticed how people have interpreted them. But I want as many people to know what those characters mean and how they could use it! As there are many Japanese emojis I am going to write 2 posts on this to stay…… Continue reading 📱Emojis in your phone, what do they mean? Japanese emojis (part 1)📱
I will write a few posts on this as it is important and I dont think one blog post is enough to explain the views and efforts made into suicide prevention and mental health. As the suicide rates are getting higher than before in Japan, a lot of emphasis as been put into suicide prevention…… Continue reading 🍵Japan’s view on mental health🍵
This is probably not as relevant anymore however, after recent events I thought I should mention this at least once. Im going to write this in 2 parts as Logan Pauls visit to Japan was extremely troubling. In early January, I was in the UK and the first thing on my phone when my flight…… Continue reading 🚫What not to do when you visit (logan paul)🚫
On Wednesday, the bus took double the length of time it would usually take to get me to school. There wasn’t an accident on the bus. It was the train. The lights had gone out on the train and wouldn’t come back on for most of rush hour. This caused thousands of people to walk…… Continue reading train accidents
Trains in Japan are a big deal. Approximately 20 million people ride trains in a day. And rush hour in Japan is the extreme of extreme. I used to use the train to get to school and I only had to do this for three years but it was never fun. I had used 2…… Continue reading Trains!
When I sit at a seat on a train, I usually end up sitting alone. Sometimes I catch people staring at me. This also happens to my halfie friends. And especially if I speak Japanese. Its when strangers are scared of you. But, its something Ive grown used to. But something that shouldn’t really happen…… Continue reading Passing Judgement