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

One Giant Amusement Park

Fun Places to Play My mom frequently has remarked that Japan seems like one giant amusement park (she is worried that Will is going to be totally bored when we move back to America). This last month has been strange, and I feel like it has been less enjoyable than in the past. Mike was … Continue reading One Giant Amusement Park