From Here to There to Japan One Day

Archive for the ‘Japanese’ Category

Anime Film Festival

March 20, 2009

For some reason or another I always seem to get informed about Japanese related events from the same person. šŸ™‚ The IFI is holding a Japanese Anime Weekend next weekend on 28th and 29th of March. I had my entire weekend mapped out as I planned to attend ‘A Dublinerā€™s Collection of Asian Art: The […]

Name Generator

September 9, 2008

Ā  I stumbled across a Japanese name generator the other day, so I thought to myself “I’ll give it a try!” After typing in my name Klara, here’s the results I got back. According to Rum and Monkey’s name generator.Ā My name Klara meansĀ é»’川 Kurokawa (black river) ē¾Žå¼„子 Miyako (beautiful march child).Ā It also warned that it […]

Adventure Reviewed

August 16, 2008

Phew! I certainly have a lot to blog about over such a short period of time. SoĀ I’m going to write this post in the order that I did the activities on that day and include lots of pictures! First of all let’s start with the manga I bought in Dublin. The firstĀ series I bought was […]

Tsumami kanzashi

June 30, 2008

I thought it was time for a cultural post,Ā as I’ve woefully neglected it thus far. Even more surprising it’s somewhat a fashion post. Normally I’m a t-shirt and jeans kinda girl, just throw it on and hope it lands right. But every once in a while a dimĀ glimmer of interest inĀ fashion switches on. First of […]

My Journal

January 31, 2008

This is a picture ofĀ the journal I bought today. I know that this had nothing to do with anime or manga but it’s cultural.Ā This morning I happened to be passingĀ the stationery section of a bookshop butĀ something caught my eye. Normally I would pass the stand for luxury journals but IĀ found this beauty at the very […]