The last time I went to Mie I was located more in the Ise region. This time I explored the Mie’s mountains and ocean view with a little trip to the amusement park. For those two days my friends and I ate plenty of wonderful food and had the chance to travel around via car. […]Read more "Mie:（地元）Home To Some And To Others An Adventure"
Who would have thought an ISEP(International Student Exchange Program) experience would give me an opportunity to meet a professor, which in turn allowed me to meet a business man, which led me to making important life decisions. Well, given that so much has happened in Nagoya, Japan, I am not surprised if more things will […]Read more "Butterfly Effect"
Nothing makes someone (at least me) more nervous than speaking to a bunch of high schoolers who are truly passionate about a certain subject. My only explanation for my nervousness is simply, I do not want to disappoint his or her expectation of what is about to come out of my mouth. Well, I quickly […]Read more "Stop, Drop, and Roll Back To High School"
My next trip was towards the Ise area in the Mie Prefecture. Here in Ise, you can visit many shrines and old themed towns. One in particular was the Ise Grand Shrine 伊勢神宮（いせじんぐう）. Now, what I did not know was that the Ise Grand Shrine was actually a large number of Shinto shrines centered upon two […]Read more "The ところ named Ise"
Been quite awhile since I have updated, but now that I am back in America I will have plenty of time to post more of my adventures in Japan. However, many of the post will be separated according to event time. Believe me, a lot can happen in just a few months so hope you […]Read more "Spring Seminar Trip ~ Off To Kyoto!"
Well, starting from today I officially have two months left of living in Japan. Truth be told, no matter how much I prepare, the flight back home will not be an easy one. The lessons I have learned while abroad are ones I will never forget, nor will I ever regret ever leaving America for […]Read more "Winding Down Time"
On this day I was fortunate enough to travel along with Momoko and Fiona, two friends from Chukyo University, to Mie Prefecture. Many students at Chukyo University are from the Mie Prefecture area; therefore, I wanted to go there at least once to see the hometown of my friends attending Chukyo University. The specific city […]Read more "なばなの里"