Delcious Food & Too Many Tourists

This weekend I decided that I didn’t want to hide alone in my dorm for two days so yesterday I made my way to a part of Tokyo I have never been to before, Asakusa. Asakusa is a REALLY popular spot with tourists coming to Tokyo because there is a really famous temple there, Senso-ji (浅草寺). Read more

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First Week of School

So, my first week at Rikkyo has come to an end. After spending the day eating and vegetating I think I am ready to explain what I did this week! First of all, I was finally able to get a commuter pass (定期券)for travelling from Shiki to Ikebukuro which has been saving me SO much Read more

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Friendship & Meat

Titling my blog post as “Friendship & Meat” may seem a little bizarre, however I promise that it actually makes a lot of sense. Today was a really good day and it consisted of primarily these two things. They were sometimes separate and sometimes together, but both were important to how the day progressed and Read more

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My Home Away from Home: RUID Shiki

It’s already been almost a week since I have been in Japan! I can’t believe it! Now that I am all settled I think it’s time that I showed off the dormitory that I am staying at! For anyone that doesn’t know, I am living in RUID Shiki, which is in Shiki, Saitama. Saitama is Read more

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日本へようこそ!- Welcome to Japan!

I think that almost everyone I know has been told that I am finally here in Japan after arriving early evening yesterday after around 20 hours of travel time. This includes getting to the Halifax airport, the layover in Toronto, and the travel from Haneda Airport to the dormitory. Thanks to Air Canada for getting Read more

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