Walking in the Park One of the things that I love about Japan is being able to enjoy the rich history and culture. I really like to take the train or drive to the different prefectures and see the beauty of each place. Nara Park is one of the places that I really enjoy visiting […]
During the “Silver Week” holidays my wife, めぐみ and I visited Nara 奈良市, which is now very convenient for us as there are trains every 20 minutes from Nishinomiya Hanshin Station 西宮駅 direct to Nara.
Recently I have used a very special book that I own as a subject for free conversation with some of my students at Smith’s School of English, Kawanishi スミス英会話 川西校. This book is called LIVING JAPAN and is by Donald Keene, a world renowned expert on Japan, its culture and literature. This book contains many chapters […]