My 'luxurious' bathroom:
And I even have a washing machine which saves me the trip to the coin laundry around the corner.
The appartment is void of anything, so I spent my first day at the 100-Yen shop (which is equivalent to the 1-Pound store in England. I'm now the proud owner of a cup, a bowl, a knife and a hat for 500 Yen ( about 5 Euros - who says Japan is expensive?).
The language course is stressful my sensei is talking like a waterfall but since she is talking about grammar it is sometimes very hard to follow. English is forbidden in the class room which is a good thing otherwise we would only talk in English - my classmates are mostly from the US.