Tag Archive: kamo

Wordless Wednesday #3: Snowy Omi Shrine, Niigata

Given the weather we’ve been having in Tokyo lately, I thought it would be appropriate to continue with the snow theme. Of course, Tokyo’s winters are nothing compared to those a few hours… Continue reading

One month down, eleven to go…

Well, as of yesterday, I’ve officially been in Japan for one whole calendar month – pretty crazy, eh? I must say, it’s gone much more quickly than I expected. I’m sure things will… Continue reading

Kamo Festival!

Today was the Kamo Festival, which meant lots of fun for the new Kamo ALTs! Rosalind and I started off with lunch at Pinokio’s and a walk by the river with Grace. In… Continue reading


It’s been a busy past few days, but I managed to take a few pictures of my apartment and just a couple of the surrounding area. The outside pics aren’t a great representation… Continue reading

Hello from Kamo!

Well, after two hectic days of orientation in Tokyo, I’m vaguely settled in to my new apartment in the small city of Kamo, in the Niigata prefecture of Japan. The Tokyo orientation was… Continue reading