Mundane Japan

Maybe a new purpose for this website?

Time flies fast. The last post was back in May of last year. Now it’s February 2019. Where did the time go? I’m thinking of a new purpose for this website. Maybe it should be a place where I share some mundane practical tips on how to do mundane things in Japan as a non-Japanese person. Maybe I should talk about how to read a Japanese utility bill and where to pay for it. Maybe I should talk about how to read some food labels in Japanese grocery stores. Or, maybe I should share how to sign up for Internet service in Japan. I’m not sure it even matters at

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The site is back.

The website is back for no reason other than a friend asked me about it. That said, I decided to keep up with it anyway. I have not run a personal site for a long time purely for fun. People still ask me about some mundane details of living in Japan from time to time. I have been writing emails and text messages to explain to them individually, but since someone reminded of the site, I might as well do all of that here. It’s amazing how the tech has made such a huge progress since mid-2000’s when the old site originally started.

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