Postcards, tea and a kimono: memories of a year in Japan

“Refinement” is the word that comes to my mind when I think of Japan, despite the initial culture shock I told you about. Even though the Japanese are obsessed with high-tech, they are fiercely protective of their traditions and feel close to nature. The few objects I brought back from my stay remind me of … Continue reading Postcards, tea and a kimono: memories of a year in Japan