⛩Temples vs Shrines and where to go⛩

In this post I will introduce temples and shrines you can go to while visiting Tokyo. Obviously there are temples outside of Tokyo too so a list of those temples will be up soon. Firstly, lets go over the differences between temples and shrines as I am sure it isn’t really clear for many people…… Continue reading ⛩Temples vs Shrines and where to go⛩

🚃Train etiquette🚃

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🚃

📱Emojis in your phone, what do they mean? Japanese emojis (part 1)📱

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)📱

⛩Temples, shrines and traditions ⛩

Before 🌸spring🌸 arrives, I thought i would post about new years traditions. I can make a post on temples and shrines people here visit most in the new year and what to do/ what not to do in temples if you would like! On the 31st of December, everyone in Japan turns on the television to…… Continue reading ⛩Temples, shrines and traditions ⛩

Having a conversation in different languages 💬

A lot of things for halfies are very “mixed”. One of those things is languages. For most of the halfies that I know personally, a lot of them are bilingual or even multilingual. I personally, can speak Japanese and english. I live in japan so I use Japanese frequently enough and my parents speak it…… Continue reading Having a conversation in different languages 💬

❤️Valentines Day in Japan❤️

Strangely, in Japan the tradition of men gifting women chocolates is flipped around, women gift men chocolate here. And as women are gifting it, it becomes a huge deal in Japan. In Japanese schools, middle school and high school especially, teenagers will make heart shaped chocolates or cookies and gift them to boys in their…… Continue reading ❤️Valentines Day in Japan❤️

🚫What not to do when you visit (logan paul)🚫

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)🚫