New Years Vacation Part 2 January 6th 2008 Chiaki and I got up Monday and met our friend Megumi at Kuzuha mall and had lunch at Chiaki's sushi restaurant. Chiaki works at a kaiten sushi place; which means that all the sushi goes around on a conveyor belt and you grab a plate as it goes past you. There are different prices for different plates. It was delicious and a very good start to the long day was was ahead of me. I say that in a good ... read more
Asia » Japan » Osaka » Osaka In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
I am currently living in Beppu, Japan for a 2 year graduate study and exploring another part of Japan again. And what a difference it is! I have also lived in Sendai, Japan for 3 years with the Eikaiwa Amity and have finally moved back home to the US. I'm not done traveling and I will keep updating where I've been and hopefully will add more blogs to come with my travels.
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