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I have so many memories attached to Tokyo: Making friends, parties, even rough nights when I felt like being alone and ditched my friends to go wait for the first bus in the morning. 408 more words


Become Involved in Your Community: Pre-JET Application Preparation Part 7

While teaching in a classroom is going to be a big part of being an ALT on JET, the second part of your job will be as a representative of your country and hometown.   1,269 more words

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Korean Air jet has engine fire in Tokyo, people evacuated

TOKYO (AP) — An engine fire broke out on a Korean Air jet about to take off from a Tokyo airport Friday, forcing the evacuation of the plane and dramatic scenes of firefighters extinguishing the blaze. 179 more words



I’m snoring on my friends floor. I spending the night at his place, close to Tokyo, on a soft futon that barely conceals the sensation of a rock hard floor. 482 more words


Coming to Japan

Do you ever smell a scent and get transported to another place? When you breathe in a fresh gust of air, does it take you somewhere else? 513 more words


Business Trip

It’s another hot day in Tokyo. Today I’m here on business. As a first-year PA (prefectural advisor) I have a mandatory 2-day conference to attend. 359 more words