Category Travel


As one of the perks of my job here in Japan, I had a month long vacation from mid July to mid August. I took advantage of that break and scheduled a trip with a friend of mine, calling it our ‘Girls’ Trip.’ Much to both of our husbands’ dismay, the trip was to Beijing, […]

Japanese Train System

Being from a town that has no public transport system at all, the train system is one of my favorite things about Japan. It’s no secret that I’m not a fan of driving, even in familiar territory – so, driving here in Japan is not going to happen for me. But that’s alright because we […]