First Impressions

Today marks the last day of my first leg in Tokyo. Lemme tell you three reasons why this was a perfect place to start this Snap Gap journey. The Hospitality Homestay placed me with a host in a suburb of the city, and nothing made me feel better about my decision to start off in […]

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Bye, America

I’m not going to lie–saying goodbye to my mom at the airport was rough. But now I’m settled on a plane, waiting for takeoff, with only 10 hours and 4,763 miles in between myself and Japan. I wonder how much things will change over these next three months, for life’s already changed over 24 hours. […]

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