Hi,there! I’m Hiroka. I’m going to post about today’s diary. I guided a kindly family from the USA to visit Todaiji temple. Originally, they were born in China and changed moving into USA since he stayed here in 20 years. He said America and China were totally different from the life style, cultures, and values. I was so surprised to hear China is developing such as local place and the level of life than America where is more advanced or peaceful. My image is actually opposite until I heard about that. Their Children are learning to speak English than focusing on Chinese. So their Children like speaking English. His younger …
Hi, I’m Miki. It’s the rainy season in Japan right now. And today it was raining so heavily … But I could meet family from Hawaii !
Hi, I am Yoko I guided the tourists from America and Spain. They went to the same college, and have friends’ gathering every year since that even though they don’t live close to each other anymore. I felt that is a fabulous friends’ relationship. In our tour for today, we went to Kofukuji temple and Todaiji temple, and the tourists were impressed that ancient people built that big statue and buildings. After that, We went to Nara Visitor Center&Inn to have experience of the Japanese culture. They got their names in Kanji (Chinese Characters), sharing the meaning of each Kanji which is used for their name. Also, they tried to make …
Hi! I’m Rihoko. I guided a nice couple from Israel on last Thursday. We went to famous temples, shrines and a old town, Naramachi. It was so hot but they said it was nice weather! First, we went to Kofuku-ji temple and Todai-ji temple. There were deer, and we took many pictures with them. He has a SLR camera and he was a great photographer! And there were many students on school trip. When I was junior high, I also came to Nara. So they sure bring back my memories. We talked about our food. In japan, rice, miso soup and many kind of small dishes are popular style. In …
Hello, I’m Tomoka. There is just one week until the end of April. Even the era
Hi, I’m Rihoko. I had a nice day with a tourist from France on 7th April. We talked a lot about Japanese things and French things. We went to Kofuku-ji temple, Todai-ji temple, which is famous for the great buddha, and Kasuga shrine. It was a good season to see the cherry blossoms. I’ll show you the picture! It was so memorable for me to talk about war and nuclear power. They were so difficult topics, but I learned a lot from a talk about them with a foreigner. Lastly, we went to Sarusawa inn. In the inn, you can experience traditional Japanese cultures, for example, Syodo, …
Hi, I’m Ayane. I had a wonderful time with a lovely family from Singapore on April 4th.