I find myself writing this on the fourth Thursday of November, in Japan. Yet, back in the US it is […]
Carry A 2 Tonne Wooden Shrine For 8 Hours? Why Not?!
Recently on October 19th, I was able to attend and join in on a celebration here in Nara. Let me […]
Hiroshima Peace Museum, Gardens, and Peace Memorial Park
Like I said in a previous post, many people associate Hiroshima with the atomic bombings in World War II and […]
Hiroshima Sake Festival! Sake For DAYS!
Let me be the first to say that sake is not for everyone. It has a very strong taste to […]
Hiroshima! First stop: Miyajima Island!
Hiroshima is one of those cities that every single American has heard of, for obvious reasons. Like every other person […]
Seoul’s University District: Hongdae
During my time in Seoul there was one place that came heavily recommended by my hostel: Hongdae. Hongdae is a […]
North Korea and the DMZ!
In this blog piece I’m going to talk about my trip to the Korean Demilitarized Zone and how I was […]
Korean War Memorial
Have you ever visited a war memorial? Usually they are quite grandiose and relatively simplistic. Think of the Vietnam War […]
South Korea: Seoul Subway and Itaewon
Like my series on Osaka, I’m also going to be posting a series about my experiences in South Korea. They’ll […]
Osaka Pokemon Center
I was born in the 1990’s, and as such, every day after school I would bust out my casio handheld TV […]