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  • Travel

    Navigating Bangkok without a Wolfpack

    No thanks to the film, The Hangover, Bangkok has a reputation as a party city with all sorts of debauchery. If you’re into the locura, you will find it all here; I, on the…

    May 11, 2018
  • Japan JET Program Travel

    Scaling Mt. Fuji with Ease

    As a sacred site, a source of inspiration, and the symbol of Japan, Mt. Fuji has welcomed over 300,000 visitors per year and was recently named a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Although it’s common…

    February 26, 2018
  • Japan JET Program Travel

    Okinawa Bucketlist

    This is a quick, no b.s. list of places and events throughout Okinawa, Japan that you’ll want to see and attend — especially if you are a military spouse or are looking for stuff to…

    February 26, 2018
  • JET Program

    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