—> The Rising Sky is and will always be open to Guest Posts! <— Today I present to you a post on “Five Fun and Free Things to Do in Japan” brought by our avid reader Jess Signut! She’s a long term expat who has spent the last years traveling around the world! She writes about her … More Guest Post: Five Fun and Free Things to Do in Japan
This point might not be very known worldwide, but inside Japan it’s quite something to talk about. The well-known kira kira names (きらきらネーム) are a kind of names that people give to their children here in Japan which are not quite Japanese names. As a family name, the great majority of people uses kanji, as it … More Culture Point 17: Kira Kira Names
Last weekend was really busy, and yet another event that took place was an international culture exchange in Itabashi! There were souvenirs, food, drinks, music from various countries, and I participated too, through a lecture about Portugal and Portuguese language. Here are two pictures that I took in the main stage!