Can you imagine that a sport can unite a nation?
The other day, I wrote about some quotes of Nelson Mandela, ex-South African president who passed away recently. To be honest, however, I had little knowledge about him so I started to search materials on him. Voilà! I found a movie called “Invictus”.
Quotes of the famous persons are profound not only because of the words per se but also because of the actions accomplished by the person.
Japan, keep going!
Since I started working at the embassy of Japan, I’ve been checking Japanese news. Seeing many changes, it’s quite interesting.
Nov 9 (Sat), I went to a international bazaar.
This annual event is organized by spouses of diplomats in Chile.
Being exposed to goods, cloths, foods, drinks, dance and music of many countries I have never been to, I was so excited.
Especially, it was interesting to hear people communicating with each other in Spanish with different accent. Continue reading
Japanese pay 77 USD and British pay 1,387 USD for Chilean visa fee, as I pointed out in explaining how to obtain visa in Chile
But why? Continue reading