What Japanese University Students
Think About England
I'm often asked by family & friends
what's on the mind of my Japanese university students & how
they feel about various topics.
this online forum, my students will now have a voice to express their
views about different countries and/or share their overseas travels
with the online community.
First stop was America.
Zealand, Brazil, Scotland, Australia, Northern
Ireland, and Italy.
This stop: England
More to follow in the weeks and months ahead, as
we travel around the world country by country, in accordance with the
list at the bottom of the page !
If you are a Japanese university student, feel
free to throw in your 2 cents worth and participate in the discussion.
It'd be a pleasure to hear your input. And by all means, feel free to
comment on and rate the other students' comments as well.
Have A Great Story About England?
Are you a Japanese university student and have a great story about England? Have you ever traveled there before or do you have a friend from England? Any opinions about the interesting English culture, like soccer, beer, pubs, music, the Queen, etc.?
Please share your views about what you like or dislike about England !
What Other Japanese University Students Have Said
Click below to see contributions from other Japanese university students...
England's Industrial Revolution
Now I'm taking a class about western history. During this class I learned a lot about England. So let me tell you the history of England! I have an examination …
My visit to Buckingham Palace
I went to Britain in March this year. I will talk about Buckingham Palace where I was interested in. Buckingham Palace is the present royal family's palace …
Short stay in England
I have been to England once. It was just three hours to wait on a connecting flight to Tokyo. Though it was short, it was unforgettable, because of trouble. …
Harry Potter World
I love Harry Potter books! When I read the first book several years ago, I thought I really wanted to go to England, because there is a gate to the world …
The origin of Godiva chocolate
I love chocolate very much and I eat it when I feel tired. Do you know the origin of the chocolate brand called “GODIVA?” It’s famous for a high ranking …
My funny cousin
I want to tell you the funny story about my cousin. When my cousin, Mizuho, was a university student in Kyoto, she studied abroad in London, England. …
Cotswolds and the Lake District
England is the one of the countries I have wanted to visit. Especially, I want to visit Cotswolds and the Lake District. Cotswolds is said to be most beautiful …
England's Old Historical Buildings
What comes to mind when you think of England? I think of many historical buildings in England! That's the first thing which comes to mind. The buildings …
England's Premier League
When I hear "England," the first thing that comes to my mind is the football Premier League. Today the number of Japanese football players who are flourishing …
University of Cambridge
"It was just like Alice In Wonderland or Harry Potter's world! You had better go to the University of Cambridge someday." That is what my friend who had …
The Most Famous Mystery Novelists
I like mystery novels. I imagine Britain to be full of mystery. The reason is the existence of 2 famous novelists: 1) Arthur Conan Doyle, and 2) Agatha …
British Music in the 1990's
In the early 1990's British music had fallen into a state of an overabundant supply. Then bands like Oasis and Blur suddenly appeared on the music scene …
Afternoon Tea, the Culture of England
In my image, English people like to drink tea. Tea is prepared in most homes and particularly they drink in the afternoon. Afternoon tea is a culture that …
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