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Sunday Morning

A friend from Japan came to Stockholm from her exchange in the UK, but she didn’t tell me until this morning for some reason. I tried to get a train there in the morning, but the tickets were sold out when I arrived to the station; so I decided to walk around Linköping a bit. [...]

Back in Sweden

So I’ve been back in Sweden for about 2 weeks now. I would have thought it would feel a bit strange, but it feels just the way it did before I left for Japan. It’s kind of nice to have gotten rid of all the people, never ending train riding and all the noise. Tokyo [...]

Leaving Japan

It’s been a while since I last wrote something here, but I’m still alive. Lately, I’ve been preparing for my return to Sweden. I’ll go back on Wednesday, flying with Austrian Airlines via Vienna. Last night I found out that Antti, a Finnish friend here in Japan, will go back on the same flight as [...]

Swedish Music in Tokyo

Earlier today I went to a concert with two Swedish bands, The Haunted and Dark Tranquillity. They’re both bands out of the “Melodic Death Metal” genre, so you might not have heard of them before.
Dark Tranquillity is one of the bands that started this genre and the “Gothenburg Sound” in the ’90s. It’s also [...]

Peak Performance Diving

To be a good diver means a lot of things. One of the more important ones is to have a good control over your bouyancy in the water. This will allow you to do more things while diving. Having a better position in the water, streamlining your equipment and using the right swim technique helps [...]