Thursday, September 4, 2014
Living in Japan is thrilling. There’s usually something fun to do!
This is a capsule hotel. You can sleep in a small pod just for you.
The shinkansen (bullet train) goes so fast! It’s so fun to ride!
Regular trains are fun as well.
Riding bikes with friends is fun!
Parades are exciting, too!
Here’s the gym where you can go to exercise.
In the spring and fall, swans travel through the area.
How do you protect your skin from the sun? Many ladies in Japan use umbrellas on sunny days.
In the winter, many people have to shovel snow.
Maybe this person will have to shovel a lot!
At Christmastime, many people eat Christmas cake.
These people are having a contest to see who can drink soda the fastest.
Have you ever played tug-of-war?
Which looks more fun – dancing or skiing? I like both!
I’m about to be posting several blogs that will be used for a presentation, in case you are wondering!
Breakfast at McDonald’s
Sushi on a conveyor belt – it goes around and around. You can pick what you like.
Sushi! Yum, yum!
Ground up fish!
Mountain vegetable tempura
Oden – you can tell the shopkeeper what you want to eat.
This man is making cookies. Oishii!
Zaru soba – a very popular food. It’s cold noodles dipped in sauce.
Can you guess what this is?
Maybe you can guess this!
And what would a food list be without my old favorite – OCTOPUS! Here is some fried octopus. It’s lovely!