Category / Japan

NALU Hair Salon and 76CAFE, Omotesando

March 19, 2016 in Japan 18 Cheesed

We are back from Tokyo!!! I’m back KL now to take a rest. Every time we come back everybody gets sick -_-. The weather maybe? Looks like the haze is back T___T. To add insult to injury, our helper decided not to return after we sent her back to her country when we were away. The […]

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Tohoku: Fukushima Prefecture

March 18, 2016 in Japan 7 Cheesed

Final post on my trip to Tohoku! On the last day, i left Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture and headed to Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture. A lot of people may think that the name “Fukushima” has very negative associations due to the nuclear crisis after 3.11, but Fukushima Prefecture is a HUGE prefecture, and I think it is […]

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Ichigo is not strawberry

March 16, 2016 in Japan 4 Cheesed

This is an extra post on Miyagi Prefecture. During my trip to Tohoku, we visited a strawberry farm in Yamamoto, Miyagi Prefecture for ichigogari (strawberry-picking). I had such an amazing experience that I decided to make this an entirely separate blog post! The farm I went to is Ichigo World. Actually it would be quite […]

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Tohoku: Miyagi Prefecture (Ishinomaki)

March 9, 2016 in Japan 8 Cheesed

This coming March 11 marks the 5th anniversary of the Great Eastern Japan Earthquake that happened in 2011. It has already been 5 years (I haven’t even met the danna back then!) and until today, it is still an incident everyone talks about here in Japan on a daily basis. The TV channels run daily […]

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Tokyo Life (Spring 2016)

March 6, 2016 in Japan 10 Cheesed

So. I feel like once you become a mother, traveling is like a playing a warlord game, where you have to clear each stage and advance to the next level and sometimes you die (and then undie) in between, with the enemies coming at you all. The. Damn. Time. And random traps wherever you go. […]

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Tohoku: Miyagi Prefecture (Sendai)

February 29, 2016 in Japan 20 Cheesed

After traveling to Iwate Prefecture, my next destination was Miyagi Prefecture. Going to Sendai from Ninohe by Shinkansen again, which takes about an hour. Sendai is the capital city of Miyagi Prefecture, and it is also the largest city in Tohoku area. I have actually been to Sendai before on my birthday in 2013. Loooove […]

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