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Japan Trip Highlights – Part 3

August 5, 2015

Japan

As I reflect back on our trip to Japan, I realize how much the experience has influenced me. Not just in how I constantly want to eat Japanese food now and how I’ve even begun to cook Japanese recipes (I never cook)!

Honestly, the trip was eye-opening into how Japanese culture holds great respect for harmony and striving for the ideal, for “the greater good.”

And maybe I’m looking into my experience through love goggles and I’m waxing poetical about a Japanese culture that I want to be true so I invented it in my head.

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Japan Trip Highlights – Part 1

July 9, 2015

Wow! It’s been over a month since we came back from our Japan trip and it’s just now that I’m finally sitting down to blog about it.

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As someone who grew up obsessed with anime and Japanese culture, I’ve always wanted to travel to Japan. So when it finally happened, it felt like a dream that was too short-lived.

And now that I’m back, I miss it sooo much already…

I want to go back. And stay there. Forever.

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