Anime: Card Captor Sakura (カードキャプターさくら)

Card Captor Sakura (カードキャプターさくら), abbreviated as CCS and also known as Cardcaptors, is a Japanese shoujo manga series written and illustrated by the manga group Clamp. The story focuses on Kinomoto Sakura, an elementary school student who discovers that she possesses magical powers after accidentally freeing a set of magical cards from the book they had … More Anime: Card Captor Sakura (カードキャプターさくら)

Spring is coming!

It is getting warmer in Tokyo, Spring is giving its first signals! Hay fever is quite common in Japan, and as Spring comes, everyone starts using masks for protection. Normally, Japanese people use masks when they have a cold, or to avoid having one. It may seem kind of weird, seen from western countries, because … More Spring is coming!

Cherry Blossoms in full bloom & Mochitsuki!

Today is Japanese Lesson day, but I can’t possibly let the chance slip by, so I’ll write about my day yesterday! (So this week’s Japanese Lesson will be postponed to Wednesday) Yesterday I went to Naka Itabashi (中板橋), where there was a Sakura Festival! I’ve never seen streets so lively, it was just awesome! Everyone … More Cherry Blossoms in full bloom & Mochitsuki!