It is time for cherry blossom/ Hanami season! Japan is known for its cherry blossom trees, or Sakura, as the […]
Archive for ‘Nara Prefecture’
Sakurai Relay Race – Team Porqueeeeeee vs Japan!
Valentine’s Day has come and gone and I hope everybody had an exciting weekend with their lovers or friends or […]
Winter JETNet – Sharing Winter Traditions With Japanese Communities
One of the tenants of the JET Programme (Japanese Exchange & Teaching Programme) is to advocate grass roots internationalization through […]
Who’s Ready For A Japanese Marathon?!
Being a part of the JET programme doesn’t just mean teaching English. It is also about bonding with the local […]
And Emperor Komei Said, “Learn To Read!”
Recently, the senior high school that I’m teaching English at here in Japan just celebrated its 150th anniversary. That’s right […]
How I managed a homemade Thanksgiving in Japan!
In my previous blog I showed you all a Thanksgiving event put on by the Japan-America Society of Osaka. While […]
Carry A 2 Tonne Wooden Shrine For 8 Hours? Why Not?!
Recently on October 19th, I was able to attend and join in on a celebration here in Nara. Let me […]