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Today we bid sayonara to Japan. The students brought their luggage to Inage to start the day. Then it was off to class in the morning – today Handsworth students attended Math, Japanese and History. Learning algebra was especially difficult … Continue reading
The students met this morning at Inage school filled with stories of their weekend homestay. Shibuya and Harajuku shopping districts seemed to be a common location for many students on the Sunday. But today it was Monday which meant it … Continue reading
Chiba is fortunate to have not one, but two amazing Disney theme parks. Right next door to each other are Disney Sea and Disneyland. This year, for our Saturday with the homestay students, we went to Disneyland. Students gathered at … Continue reading
Today our hosts in Inage took us on a tour of Tokyo! We met at the school early in the morning and hopped aboard the bus to head over to the Edo Tokyo Museum. This museum chronicles the interesting history … Continue reading
This morning everyone met at Inage school after their first night of homestay. Everyone had stories about where they were staying, dinner with their homestay families, and the varying efforts and distances it took to get to school in the … Continue reading
Today we travelled from rural Takayama down to Nagoya where we caught our final bullet train of the trip. Heading north-east we past by a shrouded Mt Fuji. The base of the mountain was visible, but the top half of … Continue reading