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Guest Post: Japan – Experience Report

This is a guest post I worked on that helped me build the idea to make a section focusing on Studying Abroad. She’s been collecting experiences from people…

Home-Stay vs Independent Living while Studying Abroad

Studying abroad can be a great experience, and there’s many different ways to do it. Your daily life can greatly affect your experience, so the decision to live…

Exchange Student Life at Waseda University

I was working on a guest post about my study abroad experience, which got me reminiscing. So thought it might be fun to go back and write about…

Hong Kong

I was lucky to get the chance to stop over in Hong Kong with 3 friends that either grew up there or have family there on our way…

Camping in Japan’s Mountains

Going through my photos for a guest post submission I came across some photos from various overnight trips to the mountains in Japan. I went a couple times,…

Day trip to Suwon

Since we spent just about 2 weeks in South Korea I looked at options for day trips that we could easily get to by train from where we…

The DMZ

I hadn’t thought of doing a day-trip to the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) on the border of South and North Korea, but it was one of the things my…

Seoul

Before leaving college I wanted to visit my friends from study abroad who all lived in Seoul. My curiosity about Korean culture had also been growing, which was…

My China Tour

I went to China through a Japanese tour company, H.I.S., that a friend and I found as we looked at our options for our last trip together before…