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Day 10 – Kampai Nippon

On our final full day in Japan, our group began the day with a trip to a sake brewery. Unfortunately, we made the trip out but were not allowed to actually see the brewing process. However, we were able to visit the museum and sample some fine sake. One of the things that I find […]

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Day 9 – Part II

So I may have mentioned this before but I’m an extremely picky eater. I had quite a bit of anxiety about eating in Japan before the trip. Ultimately I made the choice to move outside of my comfort zone and try some new foods that I would NEVER try otherwise. I kept a log for […]

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Day 9 – A day for new beginnings and golden reflection

Did I say we were slowing down in Kyoto? Well never mind. We have all sorts of things to do and places to see. Our first stop today was a traditional Japanese tea ceremony in which we learned proper tea drinking and serving etiquette, the formal way. Our host giggled at us pretty much the […]

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Day 7 – Play ball!

Today was our first full free day and final day in Tokyo. The group got together and thought it would be fun to go see a baseball game in Japan. Tokyo is home to the Yomiuri Giants, traditionally one of the best teams in the league. I left my camera at the hotel because I […]

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