#2 summarising – 10 things I will not miss

ANTICUATED BEHAVIORS Living 3 years in Japan is taking a lot of you (and giving a lot too) but your lines are blurred by all of the contradictions and you end up either understanding some crazy ideas or not noticing them any more. Wearing heels at work is the norm, ugly, black, old fashion, with […]

#8 – summarising – 10 things I will miss

The gym! This has been a critical part of my lifestyle and balance for over 20 years so, wherever I moved, the first thing I look for, even before accepting a job or taking a housing, is checking on the options for gym. Tokyo is no different and possibly even more critical. So, soon as […]

Summarising #11 – 10 things I will miss

Oshibori I already miss it! In Japan, even the konbini will include a basic humid towel with any food. This is SO great, a small square fresh or warm, humidified to clean your hands before and after meal, refresh yourself. What will I do once out of Japan without it? In the summer time, you […]

Summarising #10 – 10 things I will miss

Flying ANA ANAis currently ranking 7th best airline in the world, good enough you may say. For me, it is a unique model. The online experience is easy. The check in and drop off is great at any airport (except Milan where I think ANA will struggle), plenty of staff attentive and smiling, no long […]