Some of the songs I’m listening to while I work out. Some classics, some funnies, and songs sure to get you pumped.
When people think of Japan, they think of Tokyo. Crazy nightlife and some wacky mixes of the modern with the traditional. The last thing they think of is a rural city in the “middle of nowhere”, with fresh water and magical views. Gujo was exactly that.
For my first post of the year I reflect on some of my thoughts about my life right now, and how I will be improving on my physical health, mental health, and overall mindset from 2017 to 2018.
Another year, another review. Getting married, moving, changes at work, lifestyle changes, 2017 wanted to throw it all at me. Clearly, there was no challenge I couldn’t get through.
Cat is a development manager based in Texas, who majored in computer science before making software development a full-time job. We talk about healthy company culture and how working for a big company may not be right for everyone.
Our three days in Kyoto included Arashiyama bamboo forest, monkey park, Nara deer park, Fushimi Inari-Taisha (the thousands of torii gates), and several temples. Kyoto is the place to go to experience a lot of the traditional side of Japan.
Amy Simmons is an Australian ex-journalist, now a software engineer currently based in London, where she is working for Twitter. I ask Amy about her experiences moving and her love for travel, as well as supporting other women in the tech community.
Even though we stayed in Osaka for three nights, on our third day we went on a day trip to Hiroshima and Kobe.
Our first stop in Japan was Osaka, the second largest metropolitan area in Japan, famous for areas such as Dotonbori.
This is the second of two parts in a series about our honeymoon adventures in Seoul. We check out Insadong and Myeongdong (again).