Tokyo Day Trip | Hiking Nokogiriyama

Last year for Golden Week (super long vacation during the first week of May in Japan), I set out on a mission to spend my time outside. I decided that it didn’t matter if I was going to be going by myself or with friends, so I made plans and off I went. Unfortunately, my Read more

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Book Review | ふたご- 藤崎彩織

Language and Difficulty: This book is in Japanese and as far as I know, currently has no English translation. That being said, it is not a difficult read. While the story can be at times complex, the overall flow is rather simple and Saori’s writing style is simple and clear. As well, it is a Read more

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Book Review: Ghosts of the Tsunami

About a month ago, I went to Shinjuku to meet the new English teacher that was coming to my school; we went for sushi. However, before we met I went to the Kinokuniya Foreign Bookstore – for anyone who doesn’t know, this is a bookstore next to Shinjuku Station that sells books in languages that Read more

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Returning from the Abyss

It’s been a bit less than two years since my last blog post – yikes! I think that I just got really worked up trying to write in order to impress my audience. Actually, I just wanted to have fun writing about things that I liked but I got caught up in trying to make Read more

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Buying Concert Tickets at Lawson

For anyone that has been following my blog and somehow still does despite infrequent postings, you may know that I went to see my first live concert last December in Japan. Since then I have been to three other concerts, two of which were purchased through LOPPI at Lawson. The next two concerts that I Read more

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Long Time No See Trekking Tokyo

It’s been around three months since my last entry on Trekking Tokyo despite promises of better practices.None the less, I can say that there were no posts because I was so busy juggling between numerous fantastic experiences and school work that I just could not quite figure out how to bring a balance into my Read more

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