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Castles and Eels (or Catching Up With Friends)

I am currently writing this entry sitting on a shinkansen heading back to Tokyo from Shizuoka Prefecture, where I spent a close to perfect day seeing castles, art museums, and splendid temples. 976 more words

Temple Japan

[MEXT 2015] Very First Experiences and Some Thoughts

Hôm nay mình vừa hoàn thành phần thi cuối, phỏng vấn của MEXT 2015. Note lại vài thứ trước khi kịp quên béng vào sáng mai. 4,206 more words


Competition Update: Well.... *facepalm*

Hi Folks.

Well, Facebook has seriously ballsed this up!
Remember a little while ago where I asked for feedback about the competition because not many folk were entering? 392 more words


Toy Story’s Little Green Men arrive at Tokyo Disneyland in edible form, plus other new sweets

At Tokyo Disneyland, the park’s rides often get overshadowed by its other attractions. For many visitors, a day at The Happiest Place on Earth (in Japan) is more about catching parades, taking photos, or munching on the… 437 more words


Slaughter Cove

“The Cove” (2009) is a compelling, informative, and heartbreaking film about the capture and senseless slaughter of dolphins in Taiji, Japan.

Some of the dolphins are captured and sold to such places as Sea World for $150,000. 157 more words


Bucket List: International Travel

My bucket list can be categorized into several different areas, but the biggest is definitely ‘Travel.’ If you follow me on pinterest, you’d know that recently I’ve been on a kick of exploring the travel boards and that’s what has inspired this little post. 123 more words