Another Japan in the World

Jun Aruga's blog, who lived in Japan, Singapore, live in Czech Republic. Mainly about IT and travel.

Travel

Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne is very good and beautiful place for the sightseeing and relaxing. You can go to the mountain casually and enjoy the nature. It takes around 60 minutes from Lucerne to Zurich. In front of Lucerne main station Mount Pilatus Swiss Mu…

Zug, Switzerland

Zug is a silent city. In Switzerland, tax rate is different for each region. Zug has an advantage for the tax.

Bouldering gym in Basel, Switzerland

B2 - Boulders & Bar Address: Hardstrasse 46, 4133 Pratteln, Switzerland Near Pratteln train station or near tram line 14 Pratteln, Schlossstrasse station. URL: https://www.bzwei.ch/ Price: 20 CHF / 1 time It's not near Basel main station. …

Basel Switzerland facing Germany and France

Basel is interesting city. The city is facing along the border of Germany and France. The area is around the border is very interesting. I can imagine people life is unique. We can easily reach to outside of the border of Switzerland by Ba…

Basel, Switzerland

Basel main station Basel exhibition centre. Huge.

Davos, Switzerland

As I had interest for Yuval Harari's talk at Davos World Ecnomic Forum 2018, I visited the place in Davos. Anyone can join the event for free. https://www.weforum.org/open-forum/pages/faq The Open Forum is accessible to everybody. If you a…

Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich Airport. It looks like shopping mall or train station building. It takes only 12 minutes from Zurich airport to Zurich main station by train. Market in Zurich main station. Zurich main station Yuval Harari's books are popular in Zur…

Canary Islands

The islands have 7 islands mainly. This time the route I visited is Gran Canaria -> Tenerife -> Gran Canaria Tenerife: Largest island in Canary island. Santa Cruz on north east is a center of the island. Gran Canaria: 2nd largest island. I…

Love Avinguda Diagonal (Diagonal street) in Barcelona

Avinguda Diagonal (Diagonal street). This street may be the most favorite area so far. Why? I can relax because of a few people, a big space, many cafe with enough space, nice fitness gym with pool, healthy cafe and market, shopping malls,…

Brown Rice in Barcelona

Let me share you where we can buy brown rice in Barcelona El Corte Inglés The “El Corte Inglés” in front of Catalunya station is very crowded. So, I will recommend other El Corte Inglés shops in other area to buy brown rice. At the top of …

Barcelona east tram area

I walked from Hotel W Barcelona to shopping mall Diagonal Mar (Address: Avinguda Diagonal, 3, 08019 Barcelona, Spain). There are 2 tram areas on west and east of Barcelona. Those area are an local / business area. My impression is West: fo…

Barcelona La Boqueria foot market

Accustomed Boqueria foot market. I visited many times there. The photo is from my past several travels this month, last month and last year. Let me introduce my favorite shops and an restaurant.

Barcelona Vegetarian Restaurant

Teresa Carles Near Catalunya station Maybe very popular restaurant. Address: Carrer de Jovellanos, 2, 08001 Barcelona, Spain Black rice. There are many UK people. Maybe I have heard UK English there. Teresa Carles Healthy Foods Aguaribay M…

Barcelona Conference

Hello, nice to see you again! This rail is used by tram. My favorite street. It’s near Barcelona Zoo. I attended 2 days genome conference in Barcelona this month. It was a really inspired one. Traveling anywhere, attending conference/works…

Thinking of SNP and Personal NGS at a suburb

If living, a suburb is better than central of the city. If staying at hotel for not sightseeing, the suburb is also better. Today is a good day. I got idea there. A Park BIOLOGICKE CENTRUM (= Biology Centre) There is 1 million SNP (Single …

Český Krumlov, Czech

I would recommend this beautiful and clean city if you have a chance to go to Czech Republic. I would recommend below cities for the people who travel in Czech Republic at first time. Prague to know city area. Český Krumlov to know traditi…

České Budějovice, Czech

České Budějovice, this hardly pronounced city is a gateway city to Český Krumlov, and also has more populations in the region. The feature of the city is that the old buildings have been saved in a clean status. The city is clean. I had no…

Prague Japanese Restaurant

These photos are in 2015. I found those when I checked my past photos. Both are delicious. Katsura Katsura http://katsura.cz Ramen Bar Ramen Bar https://www.yelp.com/biz/ramen-noodle-bar-praha

San Sebastian, Spain - Bar near Hill/other foods

Bar near Hill When I had stayed on the Hill (Munto area), this Bar/Cafe was a part of my life. I really felt it was my life. La Taberna del Cuélebre Address: Calle Goiko Galtzara Berri, 2, 20009 San Sebastián, Guipúzcoa, Spain A Vegetarian…

San Sebastian, Spain - Bar@Donostia

The Bar that I would introduce is near Iglesia de Santa María, on Abuztuaren 31 Kalea street, Donostia. I do not know the restaurant/Bar name. This area was very crowded. But we can eat “Sea urchin” there. A Bar near Iglesia de Santa María…

San Sebastian, Spain - Bar Bergara@Gros

Let me introduce foods in San Sebastian, dividing same articles. Today is my most favorite restaurant in San Sebastian. Pincho[1] is representative food in San Sebastian. We can eat it at Bar. Bar Bergara [2] This Bar is in Gros area that …

San Sebastian, Spain - Beach, Hill

I had been in San Sebastian, Spain in last year end. I thought I wanted to go to warming place at that time. After considering several places as a candidate, I decided to go to San Sebastian, finally. San Sebastian has several faces in it.…

Boulder Bar again in Prague, Czech Republic

I have visited Prague again. After I have been accustomed to Czech, then I visited to Prague. This is 2nd time. The situation that I had seeing were different from previous one. I went to Vietnam restaurant and Japanese restaurant. Boulder…

Bouldering gym and Vietnamese restaurant in Berlin

There are 2 impressed points in Berlin. Bouldering gym It is "Magic Mountain". Maybe I came here after 2 years. There are both Bouldering and Lead. This gym has clear grade for the course for Bouldering. Interesting point is a mixture with…

Linux Conference in Berlin

This week I have been in Berlin for Linux Confernce Europe 2016. 15 years ago I attended Linux Confernce. I was a student. But the price for the ticket was still acceptable. But now it has been changed. It is expensive for them to buy it. …

Formentela, Spain

I went here and there in the island by bicycle. But the island had the suitable size for motorbike or car.

Ibiza, Spain

It was a special island.

Institutions in Barcelona, Spain

I have visited 2 institutions in Barcelona. That is one of my hobby. Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona (PRBB) It is in front of the beach. Near Ciutadella | Vila Olímpica station (L4, T4) Parc Científic de Barcelona It is in Technology…

Bouldering gym in Barcelona, Spain

East of Barcelona, near Besos Mar station (L4). Mostly last stop of L4. There is a amazing bouldering, climbing gym. The ower is Chris Sharma. I had wanted to go there. I could go there this time. Grade displaying for each route. not all. …

University, Office area in Barcelona, Spain

The area along T1, T2, T3 (T is Tram) is not popular for tourists. But this area is good to relax. A fewer people. And can see local people's life. An area around the "Francesc Macia" station is an office area where is edge of T1, T2, T3. …