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Overview

  • 46 References 32 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Japanese; learning English
  • 45, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • Mamezen : Kyoto-style Dashi Soymilk Ramen
  • Kyoto Seika University Faculty of Humanities:Dropout
  • From Kyoto Prefecture, Japan
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

First:I want to teach the Vegan soy milk ramen to people overseas.

  ヴィーガン豆乳ラーメンについて教えたい。

Second:I want teach you how to make soy milk ramen.

  あなたに豆乳ラーメンの作り方を教えたい。

Third:Soy milk ramen makes the world peaceful.

  豆乳ラーメンは世界を平和にする。

ABOUT ME

I run a soy milk ramen restaurant that is very small hideaway house.

 とても小さな隠れ家で豆乳ラーメンのお店をしています。

My restaurant is very difficult to find.

 私のお店はとても見つけにくい場所にあります。

Japanese people can't find my restaurant too.

 日本人も私のお店がわかりません。

5 years ago, the restaurant was introduced on a famous blog overseas.

 5年前、海外の有名ブログに紹介されました。
http://kyotofoodie.com/mamezen-soba-soymilk-ramen/

Now the menu.
http://www.mamezen.com/english-menu-1/

Thanks to that, foreign customers have increased.

 有難いことに外国人のお客様が増えました。

But, I can not speak English.

 しかし、わたしは英語ができません。

So, I need to speak English.

 だから、英語を勉強する必要がある。

I want to learn English.

 私は英語を習いたい。

So, I began a host of couch surfing

 それでカウチサーフィンのホストをはじめました。

Now, My family lives on the second floor.

 今、2階に私の家族が住んでいる。

So, you can spend a one night in the restaurant of room.

 だから、あなはお店の部屋で一晩過ごすことができます。

PHILOSOPHY

I find out enough.
知足・・・足るを知る

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

1 or 2 of people will be able to stay on the first floor of my restaurant one night.

 1~2名で1晩ならお店の1階フロアで寝ることが可能。

Time that restaurant is closed is 22:00.

 お店の閉店時間は22時です。

I will be able to be borrowing a sleeping bag to you.

 寝袋をお貸しできます。

You can use the shower after 22:00.

 22時以降お風呂が使えます。

Or you can use the nearby public bath.

 それとも、近所の銭湯をご利用ください。

There is a coin-operated laundry in front of the restaurant.

 家の前にコインランドリーがあります。

Convenience store and a supermarket is close.

 コンビニとスーパーが近くにあります。

Every Friday night will talk drink alcohol.

 毎週金曜日の夜はお酒を飲んだりしゃべったりします。

If you are lucky, you will be able to make a friend in Japan.

 運が良ければ、日本人の友達を作ることができるでしょう。

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE OF HOST

I have international exchange events in my restaurant at Friday night.
Sometimes, I have also it at Saturday night.
Also couch surfers helped with my restaurant.
I went to the public bath with couch surfer.
I went to the club with a couch surfer.
I have climbed a mountain together with couch surfer.
I have been a Thai massage from couch surfer.
I have received souvenirs from many countries, this makes me very pleased.
We are like Practical goods of your country.(^_-)-☆

Interests

I want to eat that foreigners cooking.
And we are interested in foreign cuisine.
Because we do not have traveling abroad.
If you can body care, I want to do it.
I am very tired, I painful whole my body.(^o^)
I can you in the leg massage too.
Or Massage Exchange.

  • cooking
  • wine
  • beer
  • vegetarian
  • vegan
  • massage therapy
  • food
  • massage
  • instagram
  • france
  • australia
  • taiwan
  • mountain climbing
  • veganism
  • ramen
  • vegan cooking
  • japanese culture
  • facebook
  • netherlands
  • sake

Music, Movies, and Books

My hobby is playing the shakuhachi.(Bamboo flute)
Do not watch movies, I do not listen to music, I do not read book.
So,I have no interest in talking about movies, music, books.
But if I say by force, I wonder if Mayan Calendar.
I like Ambient, chill out, techno, etc.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I went to the public bath(The very famous Funaoka Onsen)together.
I went to the bar or club together.
I went to the Conveyor belt sushi (回転寿司 kaiten-zushi?) together.
I went to the Adventure World together.

Teach, Learn, Share

Teach
Japanese-style gel topped bowl with soft Yuba.
Vegan and vegetarian Sushi.
Vegan and vegetarian soy milk ramen.
Would you like you can select the one either?
4 hours at noon. (11:00 to 15:00)
4 hours at night. (18:00 to 22:00)

How to care for Japanese garden.
If you want to sightseeing all day, and trying to one hour garden cleaning in the morning.

Learn
How to make soymilk ramen restaurant popular.
How to opened a restaurant abroad.
Especially France, the Netherlands and Australia
Restaurant of promote.

Share
If customer comes to the restaurant,please make friends with Japanese people.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Bicycle×1, bath, toilet, kitchen
We will be held party together.

Countries I’ve Visited

France

Countries I’ve Lived In

Japan

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