Hokkaido, a different kind of Japan

Get ready, this is a good old fashioned "I went on a trip and now I'm writing a blog about it" kind of post. Last week my school was closed for a summer break, which coincides with the Obon holiday. Without going too into Obon history, it's basically a time when Japanese people return to …

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Koganei, a love letter

久しぶり!(Long time no see!) I guess it's harder to come up with material to write about when you fall into a normal work routine! Originally this post was going to be about 森林浴, or forest bathing. But it sat in draft for way too long so I obviously wasn't motivated to write about it. Perhaps I …

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