By ISMA ADDI BIN JUMBRI

Tips to Avoid Getting Shimoyake (Chilblains) This Winter

Have you ever heard of shimoyake (霜焼け)? It is translated as ‘chilblains’ in English. Do you know what it is? Are you experienced with shimoyake? Are you having difficulty explaining shimoyake in Japanese? What are the causes and treatment of shimoyake? This may give you basic information and awareness on shimoyake. Personal Experience clinic-n.mitelog.jp/ Last…

Memorial Monuments in Sendai of the Great East Japan Earthquake

Sendai (仙台) is the capital city of Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. It is the largest in the Tohoku region and the second largest north of Tokyo. Sendai is also synonymous with resilience to disasters for its remarkable recovery from the Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami that hit this city on March 11, 2011. With the…

Trouble in Sendai? Look to SenTIA for Help!

Are you having difficulty communicating in the Japanese language? Need an interpreter to help you with procedures or administrative matters at the City Hall? Are you looking for a Japanese language class to support your daily life? Or do you need a volunteer to teach your kids before entering Japanese school? So, at Sendai, Japan…

Have a Day Off in Sendai? Visit the Yagiyama Zoo!

Don’t you think a trip to a zoo can be an enchanting and educational experience for children and parents alike? If you find yourself in Sendai, make sure to put Sendai Yagiyama Zoological Park on your must-see list. A great spot to visit if you have kids, but also if you just want to have…

The Hidden Values of Stand by Me Doraemon

In my country, most of us, including my kids and me, grew up with a popular Japanese manga and anime series called Doraemon. Doraemon (ドラえもん) is a blue robotic cat that has captured the hearts of children all over the world. Doraemon was created by Fujiko F. Fujio and published by Shogakukan as a manga…

Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium: A Magical Underwater World

Underwater World Have you been to Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium? Well, if you have not been yet or are thinking to bring your children somewhere fun and interesting in Sendai, then I would like to recommend Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium. feature.cozre.jp/ This is a good place to go for a time of entertainment with your family as…