Tag Archive: osaka

Wordless Wednesday #5: Comrades & Cutouts

      Random silliness from Japan and San Francisco’s Japantown. Apologies for the hiatus in substantive blog posts–I’m traveling at the moment. For now, happy Wednesday!


Click here to watch a short video with clips from the show: Takarazuka: Roget / Rock On! Seriously, click above–it’s much easier to understand if you see it for yourself! :) So, last weekend… Continue reading

Interesting tidbits from the U.S. Consulate in Osaka

Don’t worry, I haven’t managed to get myself into any trouble (yet). Our group of language students had a scheduled “security briefing” at the U.S. Consulate General in Osaka this past Friday. The… Continue reading

Kansai / Western Honshu Blitz

I’ve returned safe and sound from another excellent excursion. Talk about insane – over the last four days I’ve spent time in Kyoto, Osaka, Himeji, Hiroshima, Miyajima, Onomichi, and Fukuyama, traveling on planes,… Continue reading

Kansai and more adventures!

Wow, it’s been busy. I need to hurry up and post this before it all gets terribly out of date and/or I forget everything. So, Friday was the fabulous Mexican fiesta at my… Continue reading