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Monthly Archives: October 2013
Yokiso is a beautiful villa that was built in the early 1900s and often used to host international students. Today most of the buildings have been transformed into a museum, and there remains a lovely Japanese tea-house and garden. It’s not … Continue reading
Seeing as there were no photos in my last post and I have little time to write now, I thought I’d post some of my favorite pictures that I’ve taken in the past few weeks, so that everyone can know … Continue reading
One of the requirements of the Fulbright Fellow grant for Japan is that once a month we all write up brief reports on the academic, cultural, and personal activities, accomplishments, and struggles that we’ve been facing and submit them to … Continue reading
Today Sophie (one of my lovely dorm-mates) and I went to a nearby Buddhist temple called 興正寺(Koshoji) to check out the monthly market they hold on the temple grounds. Immediately when we got out of the subway, we noticed that the … Continue reading