The cars are a lot smaller, in general, than we are used to seeing. Lots of bicycles over there. In the group I was with had bet on who was going to get hit by a bicycle first. All I can say is
it wasn't me!
|The hotel room, only the necessities!
The room I stayed in was small; I guess the word would be efficient. There was only one channel in English (news) so I ended watching baseball. I could understand what was
happening there better than the regular television .... and game shows.
|Visiting a temple
There is a lot of history here, so let's go see some! My company's headquarters is in Japan so we were lucky enough to have one of the employees be our guide. His son was studying
English in school, so this would be a good chance for him to use it.
|My name in
|Katakana basically phonetic and
(non-native) words into