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11 Fun Things to Drink in Japan

Photo by Neil If you like to be delighted by classy, well-made drinks or tickled by fruity, creative drinks, Japan is the place for you! Never before have I...

14 Awesome Foods I Ate in Japan

Japanese food and I got along great. Not once did I find myself on the phone with room service, desperately negotiating in broken Japanese for a bowl of sug...

A Laywoman’s Notes on Fashion in Japan

The clothes at Japanese store Sense of Place capture the minimalistic spirit of fashion in Tokyo. Not sure why their lookbook models are all white people. I...

Our Honeymoon in Japan: Part 1, Tokyo

My Disney-mandated wedding fantasy mostly involved wearing a poofy skirt and having a cool honeymoon. (Check, check!) Our original honeymoon idea was a Chin...

Trying My Hand at Portuguese in Brazil

"Who are you?" - one of the many existential children's books I found in Brazil. My whole life, it has bugged me when I don't know what something means. Thi...