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Category: Lifestyle

The UK: I Don’t Feel Welcome Anymore

I’ve been in the UK for almost 8 years, but am not British and don’t consider myself to be British. Nevertheless, I love this country and everything it has to […]

The No Tipping Culture in Japan

One thing I found fascinating about Japan was that tips are generally not accepted anywhere, and people might actually get offended if you offer them a tip. The reason being […]

Uji: The Dream Town in Japan

Uji is a small town in Japan, close to Kyoto, very famous for its tea production and for holding tea ceremonies you can participate in. While I didn’t make plans […]

Why Must It Be Complicated?

At times I am confused about why life has to be so complicated. Why is everyone so different which creates the issue of everyone disagreeing with each other? Why do […]

How Are You So Popular?

How do people keep up with so many friends? How do you get the time to text back the many friends that reach out to you, keep a conversation, meet […]

Japan: My Paradise on Earth

I’ve recently gone on a 2-week holiday to Japan, finally my chance to visit the country I’ve been longing for in the past 8 years of my life. The one […]

Relaxing on the Beach

My favourite way to relax and de-stress is to lay on the beach, listening to the soft sound of the waves, feeling the sand adapt gradually to my body, and […]

Sorry I’ve Been Gone

Sorry I’ve been away and not had time to write. Truth is, life has been very busy and chaotic, and I don’t feel in control of anything – which isn’t […]

It’s Weird Looking Back

Sometimes it’s weird looking back at old photos. It’s weird seeing how young I looked, and the people I loved deeply that are no longer part of my life. How […]