When I look up at the moon And I think of what you see, I know that it’s the same moon And hope you are thinking about me. Somewhere far across the mountains Or across the rolling tides Maybe through a forest Or abruptly in a line. I don’t know what you look like, Or… Read More One Sun. One Moon.
So, something I started promising myself was to take more time to explore different parts of Japan. I took a trip to Osaka back in the Fall, played soccer in Awaji, and last month I spent 2 separate weekends in Mie Prefecture. Mie prefecture is 2 prefectures away from Gifu. Just on the southwestern side… Read More Making it to Mie
I definitely am no world class traveler, although I definitely would like to be someday (sooner rather than later). One amazing thing about living in a new country, especially one in Asia, is that there are so many places to visit. Not only are there hundreds of things to see within Japan, but there are… Read More Traveling Tips NEEDED
It’s been a long time coming, but this post is about my winter break travels. I went to visit my cousin who lives in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, but I didn’t stop just there. In my 11 days of traveling, I visited 4 DIFFERENT COUNTRIES: Malaysia, Singapore, China, and Macau. Lots of air time, lots of… Read More Winter Vacation Trips, Treasures, and Tales
I’m sorry I’ve been slacking on the whole “blogging regularly” practice. Honestly, I should just set a time once a week, or every two weeks to sit down, think about what’s happened, and type a blog post. So much has happened since my last post, including going on a trip to Osaka, getting a car… Read More Short Update
This is my first official post from Japan! I’ve finished my first week of class observations and just finished my first week of teaching English by myself. All the classes and schools have their own personalities. Some are very energetic, while others are more timid–understandably since they are still getting to know me. My English… Read More こんにちは
I’m not in Japan just yet, but I have complete three-fourths of my flying journey. All that’s left is a 6 hour layover in Seoul Incheon International Airport and a 2 hour flight to Nagoya (plus baggage claim, customs, etc.). My flight schedule is the following: 1) KTN –> 2) SEA –> 3) LAX –>… Read More Sitting, Waiting, Wishing