Conquering Fuji

At the end of August last year–only about a month after I packed up my entire life and moved to a c ompletely different country–I decided to complete another, yet much simpler, life experience. I climbed Mt. Fuji. Now, I know. Some might say that climbing Mt. Fuji is child’s play compared to other mountain … More Conquering Fuji

Light Up Your Life – Tsuruga Miraie Illumination 2016

Merry Christmas! I spent the first few days of my Christmas/winter break holiday weekend visiting some great cultural aspects of Fukui. After recovering from our respective bonenkais (Forgetting the Year work parties) on Thursday, a friend and I decided to drive down to Tsuruga and see the illumination on Friday. Seeing as how Fukui prefecture … More Light Up Your Life – Tsuruga Miraie Illumination 2016

Clubbing In Tokyo

I have to say that I’ve had my fair share of clubbing experiences in Japan to warrant a post just on this topic. La Sudada (April 17) A friend and I decided to go to a Salsa club in Roppongi called La Sudada (me being an avid Salsa-lover and all). La Sudada was ยฅ1000 ($10) … More Clubbing In Tokyo