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Hirosaki Castle

Himeiji, Kumamoto, and Hirosaki castles are often cited as the big three of Japan. You may notice that there’s never been a review on Himeiji despite it being the most popular and the largest original castle, that’s because when I lived here before there were serious renovations. 150 more words


일본 최대 LVL 공장 완공

일본의 Iida group holdings, First Plywood, Kawai Ringyo의 3회사는 일본 최대의 LVL 제조 공장을 Aomori 현에 건설하였습니다. 현재 공장은 시험 가동을 하고 있고, 월간 생산량은 약 75,000 m3이고, 원목 소비량은 약 140,000 m3 입니다. 7 more words


Home Away From Home

Edited by: Sam Martin

Hello all creatives, newb and seasoned, in Aomori-ken! We’re going to take a break from our regularly scheduled Proper Prompting to ask you to submit a poem to us. 123 more words


(D -38) Aomori City BoE Package!

Today marks the day that I have finally gotten in contact with my Board of Education (BoE)! Around 10:30AM on 6/23/2015  the USPS tried delivering it to me as I had to sign off, but nobody was home at that moment so the next day, technically yesterday, I decided to walk over to the Post Office just a few blocks from home and pick it up! 448 more words


(D -42) Welcome to Aomori City!

This post as of today is almost 1 month and 1 week late, but I want to make the official blog post about the placement for where I will be helping teach English for the next year! 428 more words


(D -43) My Schools!

Just a few minutes ago I found out from my predecessor what schools I’ll be teaching at while living in Aomori! In all, I’ll be helping out at… 459 more words


Star Wars mania in full swing in Japan with rice field art and stormtroopers

With a new Star Wars film coming out this year, you can imagine people around the world are excited. And Japan is no exception! With all the advertising and events happening, it can be hard to keep up with everything, but the next big  563 more words