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Mount Fuji, Hakone and some really strange food

We went on a day trip from Tokyo to visit Hakone, a popular place among Japanese too who want to see Mount Fuji and ride the cable cars in the mountains. 165 more words


The Little Prince Museum

I remember reading The Little Prince for a book report in third grade. I did not appreciate the story in the beginning, mostly because I felt like it was trying to tell me life lessons with allegoric interactions between the characters. 670 more words


I left my heart in Tokyo

Let me just talk about Japan.

I’ve been itching to go back since I left. It’s been over a year, yet my family still talk about this trip. 462 more words


January 2016: First Times & Fresh Starts

I started this blog last year with the intention of documenting my working holiday in Japan. That working holiday is now over (although I have decided to stay in Japan for the time being), and yet my blog remains empty but for an old introduction post. 1,007 more words


Gorakadan Cuisine January 2016

Gorakadan is one of those onsen experiences you must try if you are interested in hot water and classical Japanese cuisine. Operating onsen is a tough business, you can imagine the level of staff required, the chefs, ingredients and water costs and electricity to generate and maintain such a vast property. 26 more words

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