Kyoto was our final stop and my favorite place in Japan. While still a large city, it wasn’t as visually overwhelming as Tokyo. It was, however, very crowded. We went in the August heat and I cannot imagine how bad it gets during peak seasons – Cherry Blossom season and when the leaves begin to change in the fall.
See what I did there?
As part of StinkBrains’s requirements for his Rangel fellowship, he had to do an internship at an embassy abroad. We’re both interested in living in Asia, so we figured that he would do a summer there as a test run. He was deciding between a few places, but Seoul was the clear winner. He’d spend 10 weeks there and I’d come and visit the last week before we both head to Japan.
Most self respecting twenty-somethings spend their spring break on the beach. One would think that since we had our trip to Cartagena cancelled that we would reschedule for spring break.
Instead, we went to Canada. Left the cold for somewhere even colder.