Posts made in July, 2016

Fuji Rock Fest 2016

Fuji Rock Fest 2016

Fuji Rock is famous for two reasons: the first festival in 1997 was a disaster and got cancelled after the first night due to a vicious storm. Its other claim to fame is that it takes place nowhere near Mount Fuji. After the first year’s disaster, the organizers moved the location but kept the name. So here we are! High in the Japanese Alps in central Honshu, at Naeba, Niigata-ken. This is...

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Japan Days!

Japan Days!

We’ve now been staying with your grandparents in Joetsu, Niigata for over a month. You’ve been going to preschool full-time and learning more Japanese everyday. It’s been a refreshing change to be in a new environment surrounded by family, especially your three cousins, Saku, Kai, & Koichi. You’re having such a great...

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