To see a list of all of the posts in this series, click here. (*^-^*) I am still waiting for news on my visa, and it’s a little bit like sitting on a hot-plate.. with ants running all over you! I can’t sit still, and I’m having trouble concentrating. So, I thought, let’s distract myself [...]
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Whew! Is it ever getting hot! I just turned on my a/c and have it set to 80, yet the air that it’s blowing out feels like heaven. (My electricity bill won’t, though!) I want to go back my nice, cool memories of Beijing. The first part of my trip was tiring and a bit [...]
“Jamie’s travelogue of Awesome Places.” That’s what I wrote in my travel diary on the first night of my arrival in Beijing. It was my first time in China. If you don’t count Japan, which was really my home and not a vacation destination, it was basically my first travel abroad, ever. Actually, I’ve never [...]
To see a list of all of the posts in this series, click here. (*^-^*) As usually happens, after writing the last flurry of Assistant posts, something occurred to me. I’d forgotten something actually very important: Choosing the name of the series! As anyone who has watched the video below already knows, we had a [...]
Did you know that you can ride a Rickshaw in Tokyo? I didn’t! At least, not for the first few years! But it turns out that you can ride them year round, and the place to do it is Asakusa– smack dab in the middle of Tokyo.
The sun dawned bright and early on our last sweltering day in Okinawa! I was exhausted, but in no way did I want to leave! How could anyone want to leave somewhere so warm, and so beautiful?! On the roster for the last day was a bit of sightseeing, a bit of culture, and a [...]
Next, we went out to hit up the Aquarium. The Naha Aquarium is supposed to be one of the largest, most awesome aquariums in Japan! It had giant turtles and jellyfish, so it was definitely awesome. Any place that has jellyfish is awesome in my eyes. I loooooove jellyish! To look at. Not to eat. [...]