Today we land in #Tokyo, #Japan for the very first time and make our way to the busiest Shunjuku Station, the busiest #train station in the world! It was definitely hectic and suoer busy but what blew my mind were the trains! Come join us on this awesome trip by train to Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan!
Wandering into this Izakaya (Japanese bar) in #Nagasaki, #Japan was a fun experience, but when I was faced with the decision and opportunity to try the controversial #WhaleMeat sashimi, I opted yes, and explain in this vlog why I did and what whale meat actually tastes like. Come join me for this Japanese culinary experience!
You won’t believe this abandoned #GhostTown, a #UNESCOWorldHeritageSite called Battleship Island or Hashima Island. Commonly called Gunkanjima, is an abandoned island lying about 15 kilometers from the city of Nagasaki, in southern #Japan. It was a thriving coal-mining city, but was abandoned in 1974 when its owner, the Mitsubishi company, decided to shut it down […]
I can’t believe what what I learned about the effects of an #AtomicBomb on a city and on a person’s life! Today we had the unique opportunity to learn about how an atomic bomb dropped on #Nagasaki, #Japan during World War 2 affected the lives of its residents. We got to hear a first-hand account […]
I cannot imagine what the 26 Japanese men had to undergo for their beliefs. Historically, Japan’s Catholic/Christian population began when Portuguese settlers came to #Japan and began to spread Catholicism. The Emperor and Sumurais who ruled Japan at the time were ok with this at first, but soon changed their minds when they feared colonialism. […]
Our first meal in #Japan was epic! We wandered into what is called an izakaya (Japanese bar) in #Nagasaki and dined on the most delicious authentic #JapaneseFood, and drank some hot sochu to warm us up in Japan’s cool weather. Join us on this adventure as we see what it’s like to eat sashimi and […]
#Japan is truly a different world! We were invited by the Japan Ministry of Foreign Affairs to visit Japan and discover the beautiful sights, foods, culture, and more that the country of 7,000 islands has to offer! We discover various interesting #JapaneseSnacks en route to #Nagasaki, Japan. Come join us and see just how unique […]
We’re going to #Europe, Mabuhay Squad! Today we talk about our upcoming trip to Europe, and reveal which countries we plan on visiting. I also perform a recall training session with Ligaya, my #AfricanGrey parrot, and suffer through a killer #crossfit class at CF Mariners MOA.
Spending our last moments in #Macau was memorable! The authentic #MacaneseFood was the best meal we ate during our entire trip. We were also pleasantly surprised by the delicious food offered in the Philippine Airlines lounge at Macau International Airport! One of the reasons I love #travel so much is the memories and experience that […]
Ever wonder what pigeon tastes like? Today we venture through Senado Square in Macau, and end up tasting the famous Macanese egg tarts, as well as samples of Macanese beef jerky. But I had no idea, today I would eat something I’ve never before tried. I love trying different and exotic foods in foreign countries, […]