Monthly Archives: March 2015

What do you think are the most important things to know or understand about another country before traveling to it? Why?

I think the most important thing to know before you travel to another country is a general list of what is going on while you are there and things to do. Of course you are going to need to prepare first (train pass, museum pass, cost of living), but the main goal of travelling abroad is to enjoy yourself, so… Read more →

Foreign Films

My favorite foreign film (and one of my favorite movies ever) is Spirited Away by Hayao Miyazaki. If you haven’t seen it it is an animated movie about a young girl who must go through a series of obstacles in a magical land to save her parents. Spirited Away won an Oscar for Best Animated Film and is the highest… Read more →

Japanese Coffee

I am not ashamed to admit one of my greatest pleasures in life is in drinking coffee. I have loved it for since i was much younger and drink it in many different forms. I don’t drink coffee for the caffeine (I have been known to fall asleep minutes after finishing some) but for the flavor. The stronger the flavor,… Read more →