Category Archives: Transportation

Packing up…again.

Okay, so I’m not really packing up as I write this – I’m sitting in the Portland airport waiting to catch my next flight. I read the post I wrote when I was heading to Japan for the first time … Continue reading

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When good people get together

Since being back in the US, I find myself comparing many aspects of life here to life in Tokyo.  Transportation, people, food, shopping; there’s something to be said about the similarities and differences present even in the most mundane of … 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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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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I move, therefore I build muscle

Today I actually moved! I said goodbye to Akihabara and hit the road for my new home. Today Tokyo experienced some typhoon action, and I decided there was no way I was going to drag my huge, heavy bags through … 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 – Nagoya and Arrival in Kyoto

I’ve been MIA for the last couple of days! Internet connection from our hotel/ryokan in Kyoto was poor, as expected. We spent one day in Osaka and most of that was spent either sleeping or sweating outside, so now I’m … Continue reading

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