Kimono Culture – or how to feel beautiful in Japan

After having admired this part of Japanese culture for a long time, I finally took a ten week course (kitsuke kyoshitsu) and learned how to wear a kimono, myself, this year. Before ‘graduating’ from the course, I even bought my own kimono (from the brand Modern Antenna) and I can’t wait now to do a … Mehr Kimono Culture – or how to feel beautiful in Japan

Japan vs. Germany III: About being an introvert

(See page 2 for the German version) [Please note that even though I am generalizing a few things, the opinions expressed below are solely based on my own experiences…] I am without a doubt an introvert**. When I was small, I had the nickname ‘professor’ because I somehow always was reading a book. The more … Mehr Japan vs. Germany III: About being an introvert