As a student, I was often told that if you liked anime, you weren’t serious about studying Japanese. Which I took exception to as an anime fan myself!
JCMU is definitely tough – which is why it’s important to go into the program with the right mindset!
I was afraid that my larger size would negatively impact my first trip to Japan. Happily it didn’t – but there were some weird scenarios that I ran into!
You don’t want to sleep in an internet cafe. How do I know this? Because one of my friends and I had the unfortunate “pleasure” of shacking up in one.
Nara is a must-visit while you’re in Japan: ancient temples, shrines, and a park with pettable. However, as Patrick recalls, beware feeding the animals…