Thriving during Golden Week

April 29 – May 7, 2017 Golden Week is a series of Japanese holidays that occur close together from the end of April through the beginning of May. Many people take off an additional day or two so they have an entire week of vacation. In our orientation to Japan, we were warned this holiday … Continue reading Thriving during Golden Week

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Surviving Golden Week

Golden Week is a string of public holidays that occur very close together from the end of April through the beginning of May. A lot of Japanese people take off the days in between the holidays to make it a week-long vacation. This year's Golden Week was expected to break travel records as the dates … Continue reading Surviving Golden Week