＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝ 運営側より（青字部分） 15歳でブラジルにサッカー留学へ行き、大学では外大からアメリカに一年の留学経験をもつコウタ。 英語だけでなく、日常でスペイン語も話せる機会が増えて嬉しいとのこと。 仕事で夜遅くに帰宅することも多い中、隙間を見つけてはゲストをホストしていたようです。 そんな彼が住んで半年の時(執筆時)、LOCALIFE新宿の生活を振り返ってもらいまいした。 ＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝＝ 今、このブログを見ている人はどんな人でしょう。 「家に帰って一人が 嫌な人」 「人生で一回くらいシェアハウスに住んでみたい！」 「外国人と一緒に住んでみたい人」 と様々だと思います。 今回このブログを読んでもらえたのも、何か縁。 シェアハウスとは、どんな所か読者のみなさまへのシェアハウス探しの参考になればと思います。 【十人十色】→考え方、好み、性質などが、人によって違うこと…
I moved into LOCALIFE in May 2017, I had visited once in 2015 and I remembered such a nice and cozy atmosphere that I wanted to live here.
After 3 months unexpectedly I needed to go back to Italy, but my time at LOCALIFE was the best! Otsu, a share mate at the house, and I had lived together in another sharehouse so we already knew each other.
David, Mano, Tatsuki, Mick, and Saho I didn’t know before but they are such nice people it was very easy to make an instant connection. We always cooked great food and had interesting conversations about Japan and Europe and the future. We became obsessed with watching tv series and talking about life. They are now my precious friends and I hope to see them many times again in the future.
It was also really nice getting to meet many travellers from all over the world and share experiences and knowledge. I could meet very nice couch-surfers like:
– Malvin from Switzerland, who travelled all of Japan from Okinawa to Hokkaido in 3 months.
– Sarah and Remi from France who have been travelling all over the world for one year.
– Zeno, who has been travelling Japan to learn about Japanese food and his girlfriend Anne- Charlotte.
– Bruno who is a German chef who is travelling all south-east Asia to learn all about it’s cuisine.
…And many more.
It is great being able to share the knowledge of a place you love (in this case for me Japan) with people who are visiting and maybe seeing it for the first time.
As I lived in Localife, we organised a lot of fun activities like cruising on the Sumida river…!
Wakeboarding in Arakawa river…!
Nagashi soumen on the terrace!
A Sake Tasting Event with Italian food and it was really fun.
I will miss localife, my awesome flatmates and the possibility to meet new travellers every week! After this experience I think I might continue hosting couch-surfers in Italy too.
This article was written by Gio from Italy as she moved out.