Category Archives: Yokohama

Japanese students singing

I left the laboratory in a lovely afternoon and instead of going home I decided to just walk around the campus of the Yokohama National University. It was already dark when I heard some singing and decided to check it … Continue reading

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Yokohama as I saw it in the night

Yokohama Station. Far away from the Wadamachi area. But instead of taking the train, by the Sotetsu Line, and going the 5 stations until Wadamachi, I prefer to walk… Forty minutes. May be one hour, or even a bit more, … Continue reading

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On a Naval Engineering Laboratory

Why was I in Japan, last year? Tourism? No! I’m a Naval Engineer, and I went to a laboratory in Japan to learn from their way of making experiments. But… this was my first flight outside Brazil, the first time … Continue reading

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The japanese bow… …and arrow!

It is called “Kyūdō”, and it is a beautiful sport. I found it when just walking around the surroundings of my apartment. As with everything else in Japan… they practice not only the sport itself, but also, in a very … Continue reading

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Painting the wall

There is a nice skyscraper in Yokohama City, Japan. It is the Yokohama Landmark Tower. No, I will not talk about the Landmark Tower here. But it was the existence of this skyscraper that made possible my first random walks … Continue reading

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Just a walk around…

Thanks to the miracles of the jat-lag biology, it was 5 am and awake I was. First morning in Japan! I couldn’t stay in my room… Took a fast shower, and went to walk! Then I had this feeling… I … Continue reading

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