T-Minus 50 x 2

As I get ready to leave, I can’t help but think that this opportunity is a result of generational sacrifice. I have been anticipating this experience since I began college, it was inevitablebecause I was determined to study abroad. Some stress had definitely come with the process of organizing everything for my program. I thought that because […]

Surviving The 22 Hour Flight to South Korea!

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Come with me as I endure the grueling long haul to get to Incheon International Airport in South Korea, from the Sunport here in Albuquerque! Watch as I experience sleep deprivation, fatigue, and a Hello Kitty themed airport gate?

Tokyo floating lanterns and fireworks!

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Hey everyone! Hope you are all doing well! So, my study abroad year is coming to an end here in a few days! But even so, I managed to go to two festivals here in Tokyo! One was called the floating lantern festival and the other was called Sumidagawa firework festival.  The floating lantern festival […]

Robot Restaurant and Finals in Tokyo Japan!!!

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Hey everyone! I hope you all are enjoying your summer! So recently, we just finished finals here at Meiji Gakuin University. This time around finals weren’t too bad. I also went to the Robot restaurant So, the robot restaurant was definitely an experience to say the least. When you walk in the first thing you […]

Kabuki theater and INDOOR amusement park!

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Hey everyone! Hope you are all doing well and staying cool this summer! So recently, I went to two different attractions I have been wanting to go to since I got here. I went to see a kabuki play as well as an indoor amusement park called Joypolis. The kabuki play was definitely a culture […]

The Land of Enchantment

When I came back from my first study abroad experience in high school, my mom bought me a book, Burn-Up or Splash Down by Marion Knell, which I only read some of, but that deals with the difficulties that many people have when returning home after being overseas or away from home for a long […]