We all know the story: you want to go to Japan, improve your Japanese, experience the culture, live like a local– so the easiest avenue is getting a job as an English teacher. Despite never having taught before, without any intention of following education as a career path, and the possibility of being sent to
Accessible as it may be, the endless variations found canned in the streetside machines and available in hot or iced in family restaurants just doesn’t seem to be able to compare with the offerings available in the other metropolises of the world. But, that is starting to change. Before that, though, to find out how to improve we must first look at why the coffee here just doesn’t seem as refined as in other places.