Category Archives: Sightseeing

Recap: Mt. Takao Firewalking Festival

This post is a little late in coming, because I put up the video first and subsequently became lazy about blogging it.  Apologies.  Here’s the written recap of the event. On Sunday, March 14th, 2010, I attended the Takaosan Hiwatari … Continue reading

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Recap: Japan Tourist Adventure Part Two: Attack of the Parents (Part 2)

Continued from Part 1: These posts are pretty image-heavy, so in the interests of saving your computer a little bit, please click the “Read More” link. (Kyoto) Here we did mostly the same things I did with Gram back in … Continue reading

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Recap: Japan Tourist Adventure Part Two: Attack of the Parents (Part 1)

Since this (and the following) post are very image-heavy, and I don’t want to crash anyone’s computer, please click the “Read More” link below. After the conclusion of my internship, I had one day to recover from the madness before … Continue reading

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I’m being spoiled

I think Tokyo is spoiling me forever.  And so are the people in it.  I don’t know if I can accurately describe just how fantastic my weekend was. I went into it with virtually no plans, but it all worked … Continue reading

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Update schmupdate

I originally wrote up a behemoth of a post for this next update, but decided it’d be better to keep it short and sweet. I never thought I’d be saying or thinking this, but with every day that passes, I … Continue reading

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Settled In; Time for some fun!

I’ve started my internship here in Tokyo, and I’m having a great time. For those of you who don’t know, I am working with the Run for the Cure Foundation to help plan and execute some events to raise money … Continue reading

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Catching up: Kyoto and Nara

I have one more big recap update to make, and this is it. This is our day spent in Kyoto and Nara doing some sightseeing on a tour bus. It was a very long, hot day and Gram and I … Continue reading

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