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Niceclectic
Travel + food = life
Travel + food = life
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A Rainy Day in Shibuya and Harajuku (Part 2)
Forty years of deliciousness. Takeshita Street The modest Harajuku Station. Map of Harajuku — c lick to englarge Source After visiting Meiji Shrine, I made my way deeper into Harajuku to have lunch and do some shopping. Of course, I spent quite a bit of tim...

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Album Review: Metafive - EP METAHALF (2016)
Takahashi Yukihiro & Metafive - Source: Natalie.mu After releasing  Meta  (2016), which can arguably be deemed the best Japanese alternative/techno album of this year, Metafive have made their rounds this year performing a several Japanese music festivals i...

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Reading in Chinese: Choosing Materials and Tackling Unknown Vocabulary
Pages from the popular Japanese comic Card Captor Sakura translated into Chinese. Source Last month, I finished teaching a summer Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) course. At the end of the course, I asked students if they had any general questi...

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A Rainy Day in Shibuya and Harajuku (Part 1)
Barrels of sake at Meiji Shrine in Harajuku. On my fourth day in Tokyo , I visited Shibuya and Harajuku. It was rainy and cold—as it was for most of my trip—but with rain boots, an umbrella, and a heavy jacket it certainly wasn't difficult to bare. Although...

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8th Annual Shenzhen Cartoon and Animation Festival
Cosplayers from a variety of series. Two gorgeous maidens Awesome weaponry! Last week, a friend and I attended the last day of Shenzhen's 8th annual Cartoon and Animation Festival(第八深圳動漫節). The event spanned five days (July 21-25, 2016) and offered anime fa...

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Music Musings: Metafive (2016-Present)
Yukihiro Takahashi (third from left) & Metafive - Source:  Natalie.mu With his penchant for classy hats and Thom Browne suits,
friendly grin, and slightly raspy timbre, 63-year-old Yukihiro Takahashi hardly
appears to be a techno composer or a drumming powe...

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Zaijian Houston, Hello Shenzhen
Downtown Shenzhen as seen from Lotus Mountain Park(蓮花山). Long time, no blog! First I was busy with moving preparations, then I became occupied with work. Nevertheless, I hope to blog regularly again from now on. :) So, where am I now and what am I doing? Ab...

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Black Women Thrive: Interview with English Teacher Ayana Wyse
English teacher Ayana Wyse Whether you're facing uncertainty or simply a little nervous, sometimes in life you have to just go for it like Ayana Wyse did when she made the decision to move to Osaka, Japan nearly five years ago after she started learning Jap...
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