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Day 1: Sydney > Hong Kong


I don’t think the nerves of going to Japan really hit me until I was at the airport. Sure, I felt excited and incredibly ready for this trip – I had been waiting since early adolescence to visit this culture rich country. 455 more words

Chasing Dreams

Kuromon Ichiba Market, Osaka - 黒門市場

If you’re ever in Osaka, Kuromon Ichiba Market is a place not to be missed. Easily accessible by taking the subway to Nippombashi Station.

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This Week in Pictures

Hello everyone! Today was a fun week, mostly because I haven’t been sick! I’ve got a lot of pictures, so here we go:

I had a great start to last Monday. 858 more words


Tsunami-swept Section of Joban Line, Northeastern Japan Reopens

A Joban Line train travels further inland on Dec. 10 after operations resumed along that section for the first time in five years and nine months. 1,083 more words


Tea place: Imaya Seikouen

Kagawa prefecture’s tea production is centred around Takase, a district located in Mitoyo City. Its green tea is known to be fragrant and sweet.

However, I did not quite make it to Takase as originally intended, due to unforeseen circumstances. 329 more words