This page contains affiliate links – I may receive a small commission for purchases made through these links. Studying Japanese- An Update! I've been in Japan for just about four months! Since becoming more proficient is one of my big goals during this time abroad, here is a little update on my Japanese learning progress... Continue Reading →
*Warning: reading this post might make you drool... If you didn't know already- I am a big sucker for fried foods. I can do without sweets and candies, it's fried dishes that are my personal indulgence. The hot, crispness that food attains after a quick battering and dip in hot oil never fails to awaken... Continue Reading →
In the spring, large fields of nanohana can be found blooming all over Japan. Eager to frolic amongst the beautiful colors, I planned a trip to see this special plant for myself.
A weekend visiting Yanagawa, "the Venice of Japan". Yanagawa is famous for its canals and punting tours, unagi dishes (like seriomushi), beautiful cherry blossoms, and the hina-matsuri (Girl's Day or Doll Festival)!