That time my cousin visited before I even had an apartment.

The convenience stores in Japan, much like in Korea, are excellent sources of food and alcohol. You don’t go to a 7-11 here to grab a coke slushee. No, you go to 7-11 and get steamed buns, rice balls, udon, soba, sandwiches,¬†fresh brewed coffee, green tea lattes, and chuhais. I’ve gotten dinner from 7-11 many times, including dessert.

If you visit Japan, go to a convenience store. You won’t be sorry.

And since we’re talking about food…

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Arriving in Japan

It’s been well over 6 months since I moved to¬†Japan, and I’ve been meaning to start blogging about my experiences since I got here. But I mean to do a lot of things. So here we are in February of a new year on a random cloudy winter evening. I was going through some pictures and lamenting the lack of an appropriate (or at least desirable) medium to post them all. And I decided it was time to finally start my blog. I have a lot of catching up to do. And a lot of figuring out this whole blogging thing, so bear with me.

Who am I even talking to?

Well whoever you are, here we go.

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