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  • Japan JET Program Travel

    The JET Program: The Interview

    Congratulations for making it to the JET Program Interview! It’s an amazing feat and you should be proud. Now, let’s rock the interview! Below, I’ve provided my experience with the JET Program interview and…

    January 2, 2018
  • Japan Travel

    Your Guide to Mastering Tokyo Like a Boss

    Since my friends are jet setting to the Far East, I’ve been frequently contacted for travel advice on Tokyo. It’s the usual: what to eat, where to go, what to do, and what to expect. Years ago, I…

    August 3, 2016
  • Peru Travel

    How to Visit the Wonder of Wonders: Machu Picchu

    There are a few things you’ll  need to know before vising the extraordinarily beautiful Inca creation that stands 2,430 meters above sea-level. In the description below, I’ve included links where you can purchase or see more…

    May 17, 2016
  • Japan Travel

    Ignorance or Racism: Blackness and Black Imagery in Japan

    Many moons ago, a participant of the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program in Okinawa (OkiJET) posted a series of YouTube videos explaining racism in Japan. He addressed the issues concerning Okinawa-Japanese residents, Burakumin (those at the bottom of…

    January 10, 2016