Take a look at my personal reasons why I love Japan, a once-secluded jewel of the far east which has become a subject of my fascination since I was 18 and cared for me for almost 2 years of my graduate studies, and who knows we might share the same appreciation.
Aside from bringing the best travel buddies and the best Nihongo level you could muster, here are my tips on celebrating New Year’s Eve in one of the best cities in Japan.
January 2, 2010 at the Peace Memorial Museum, I was looking back at this part of Hiroshima’s history. And then I realized why I didn’t like history.
31 December 2009 We’ve waited for the New Year’s countdown at Hiroshima Gokoku Shrine. Despite its southern and coastal location, Hiroshima is extremely cold during the winter season. The shrine was crowded with people lining up to make their wishes at the shrine. Food stalls are everywhere; most of them selling Hiroshima’s famous oystersand …