Think Japan is too expensive? Here are 7 cheap and wallet friendly things in Japan.
I passed the Japanese Junior Vegetable Sommelier Exam after 2 failed attempts and 1 intense week of studying.
Know before you go! Here are 7 things I wish someone told me before I studied abroad in Japan.
When I went to Japan, I went to the hair salon. In this post, I will tell you what to expect if you get your hair cut in Japan. I have been visiting this same salon for 6 years. Even though I am not living in Japan anymore, I go back every year!
A healthy dose of gumption (and adrenaline) got me through a crazy 2 days of flying across the Pacific Ocean and relocating back to graduate school!
By the magic of blog post scheduling – when you read this post, I will be on the plane back… Read more Packing up but it won’t all fit…
Okay! I am back from the taking the Japanese Vegetable Sommelier exam. (If you are curious to learn more about… Read more Report from quest to become licensed Japanese “Vegetable Sommelier”
Last week, I visited Tsutaya, a chain bookstore in Japan that rents manga and DVD’s. I felt like I was… Read more Japanese DVD Rental Stores – Like Seeing a Living Fossil!
Started the day with a beautiful morning walk on the beach!! It rained last night. So the air felt fresh… Read more Grey Sky and Blue Water.
Since my brother and Kosuke left, all I have been doing is studying for my upcoming “Vegetable Sommelier” exam. This… Read more StudyingStudyingStudying (My past week in Japan)