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Four days in Hida-Takayama

It’s been just a bit more than a month since we came back from our holidays. We decided to spend three weeks in Japan, for a second year in a row. And to be honest I don’t think it’ll be … Continue reading

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Heaven on Earth: a visit to a cat cafe

On a rainy morning we headed to Calico Cat Cafe in Shinjuku, we were staying in the neighbourhood and had seen it from the street on our daily walk to the station. It was quite different and much nicer from … Continue reading

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Gochisosama deshita.

Even though we saw and did many great things in Japan, one of the best things about our holidays had to be the food*. There’s a fair amount of great japanese restaurants in Barcelona, but I was not ready for … Continue reading

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The Nishi Biwajima matsuri

When I was planning our holidays in Japan, one of the first things I did was write to my friend Maho. We were classmates at LCF and she has since moved back to her hometown in Nagoya. She suggested we … Continue reading

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On Christmas morning

This past few days I’ve been running around like crazy trying to get everything ready for christmas. Christmas isn’t a big deal in my family but it takes a lot of work to organise the traditional dinners and lunches. Ever … Continue reading

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