Category Archives: Work

Earthquake

We just had a big earthquake in Japan which hit shortly before 3pm, local time.  I’m ok, but will be spending an extra night at the training facility that I’m in.  The trains will not be running for a while … Continue reading

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Banquet

Well, that’s what I was told we were having tonight for dinner by the training officer.  Not quite that.  There was also the obligatory Japanese “all you can drink” thrown in, and two of the guys got semi-drunk by the … Continue reading

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Food today

Not much happened today.  Here’s what I ate today.  Breakfast was back to being a buffet.  This is what I piled on on my first serving. Lunch was udon. And dinner was the same as I had last time – … Continue reading

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Snow

It snowed here today.   I took a quick photo after lunch but you can’t really make out the snow in it. Breakfast is supposed to be a buffet, but we didn’t have much say in the matter today.   We were … Continue reading

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I’m back!

Not only am I back in Japan (the land of decent internet access and hence more regular posts), but I’m also back in Kaihin Makuhari.  I’ll post more of my holiday pictures when I get the chance.  For now, here … Continue reading

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Business trip

I was in Kaihin Makuhari last week on business and stayed at a seminar centre there.  It was a nice enough place, although the meals were a bit strange.  Breakfast was done buffet style.  The first day at breakfast, they … Continue reading

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