Here is a Summary of the discussion. This is honestly just a dump of the notes I took during the discussion. I will not edit it for flow any time soon.… Read More
Okinawa: The vacation from my vacation
After a little over two weeks from constant traveling and kilometers of walking, I needed to take a break. Right now I am on Christmas vacation and I am trying to (finally) finish my Japan blog posts, so all I am going to say is that I ate tasty food, rode my bike around, and laid around on the beach.… Read More
Off the beaten path: Day Trips from Tokyo
After doing the hardcore tourist thing, we decided to find a place that wasn’t too far. By this time, I was bored of going long distances via rail. When I am out and about too much I forget to eat, so by the time I get back to where I am staying I am starving and am too impatient to go to a sit down restaurant.… Read More
After a deeply disappointing trip to Mt. Fuji, I decided that today was going to be a day filled with all the things I love! Shopping and food XD
Following the advice of a friend, I decided that Shimokita was going to be the destination of the day.… Read More
DO NOT EVER VISIT MT. FUJI!
If you live by the Rocky mountains don’t waste your time going here. This place is more like a series of hills and not worth the trek. However if you haven’t seen truly majestic mountains before this may be for you as a gateway to awesome sights.… Read More
I am starting a book club based on the books below and it is going to be AWESOME!
UPDATE: We are hosting the discussion on Slack and will meet in person every 1 to 2 months. Please email me at info ( at) jamandtea.com to get an invite to slack 🙂
I am doing a 30 minute by 30 days fitness challenge that my gym is promoting.
The challenge is exactly as it sounds. Do at least 30 minutes of exercise every day for 30 days. There are no prizes, but I am participating for the satisfaction of saying I did it.… Read More
What should I do in Venice Beach?
I went to Venice Beach on a little bit of a whim this January. When I was there I found myself searching for the best things to do (at least for me). Now that it is almost summer, I suspect you’re looking for a fun place to visit.… Read More