Kakuozan Life – a Google Map

A few months ago, I received an email from someone who was moving to Nagoya and considering living in the same building  in which we had lived in Kakuozan. I spent some time on Google Maps and created a map which outlined the basics of life in the area – train station, konbini, supermarkets, nearby … Continue reading Kakuozan Life – a Google Map

In which Phase Four begins with Valentino-red leather

When contemplating the enormous task that this move would be, we divided it into four phases to make it feel more managable. Phase 1 was packing up Japan, two was getting back to Oz (an easy one to check off in comparison), three was the house hunt and four settling in. I'm delighted to say … Continue reading In which Phase Four begins with Valentino-red leather