Mt. Fuji & Hakone 1 Day Tour – Viator / JTB Sunrise Tours

In keeping up with my last post about my mom’s visit to Japan, I was still struggling to find new things to do with her. And suddenly, it hit me: Mt. Fuji. We had never seen the iconic mountain before! (Actually, we did once when going from Osaka to Tokyo on the Shinkansen, but that hardly counts.) I booked a Fuji tour via Viator (this is not a sponsored post) and […]

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Instant Yakisoba Noodles

My current school schedule doesn’t leave much time for me to cook sometimes. I’m trying to prep my meals better and eat healthier, but unfortunately, that’s not always the case. Which means that, a lot of time time, I end up eating a classic one-man Japanese dish: instant noodles. Because of this, I get to try a lot of instant noodle brands and options. Whenever I get the chance, I’ll […]

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JET vs. Interac: Why I Chose Interac

This blog originally started as a JET blog because that’s the program I was planning to go with. However, due to quite a few reasons, I decided to go with Interac instead. (I had applied to both at the same time.) Even now, I still get a lot of JET or Interac questions. So I decided I’d cover the most common one: Why on earth did I choose Interac over […]

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