Children’s Day

Yesterday was a national holiday called Children’s Day. I met up with some friends for sightseeing in Gamagori, Nishio, and Handa. We visited an island with a Shinto shrine on it, a miso factory, a vinegar museum, a tea house, and a costco. It was pretty fun.

Plum Blossoms

The plum blossoms are starting to bloom. People are starting to get excited for the upcoming flower viewing season. This year has been especially mild (or so I am told), so the season should be here soon. I have already been invited to two viewing parties, one with the Education Department (my office), and one […]