Minami-Senju West Gate

The West Gate of Minami-Senju station has seen massive changes since I moved  here about half a decade ago.

Starbucks at Lala Terrace Minami-Senju?

The Tsutaya shop at Lala Terrace Minami-Senju closed shop last month, and people are now making guesses as to which shops will occupy the big floor space Tsutaya once occupied.

My Favorite Movies about Spirituality

The Matrix More than a movie about special effects and amazing action scenes, the Matrix is also a rather accurate interpretation of reality, as many philosophers and some reputable scientists believe.

Bigasan ni Rod

On September 18th, Mama will be starting a new business. She will be selling bigas at a small store she had built at my grandparent’s place.

Minamisenju Haircut

There are several places in Minamisenju where you can get a haircut. There’s Luft Hair in Bivi, Mignon in Branz Tower, and of course QB House (1,000 yen 10 minute haircut) in Lala Terrace.

The New Livre Keisei

Dropped by Lala Terrace this morning and I noticed Livre Keisei (リブレ京成) is now adding some more finishing touches in preparation for the grand re-opening tomorrow (September 7, 2011).

The Three Trains of Minamisenju

Minamisenju, though a relatively minor, mostly residential area, is lucky enough to have three train lines stopping at its station — JR’s Joban line, Tokyo Metro’s Hibiya line, and the Tsukuba Express.

Five Kilometers

I started a few weeks ago, jogging a kilometer or two on a treadmill. Then I started jogging a few kilometers outside, along the river (Sumida River). Then yesterday, as it was raining outside, I decided to go back to our building’s trusty gym and before I knew it — I finished my first 5…

From Tokyo to Minamisenju

Right now if you want to go from Tokyo to Minamisenju by train, all your options would require you to change trains at least once.

Blogging from BlogPress

I’ve just downloaded this iPhone app called ‘BlogPress’ and this would be my first blog post using it. It costs 250 yen and hopefully, it’s going to be worth it.