15th August 2016.
Destroyed from the crazy Comiket weekend as well as the accumulating fatigue throughout the week on top we decided sleep in called it a rest day. This day marked the end of our first full week in Japan and marking the start our second. This was also the chance to spend the morning figuring out how to use the coin operated washing machine in the communal kitchen as our worn clothes were piling up (also my first time using a top-loading washing machine!).
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It was towards the end of the Summer of 2016. I began drafting this post on the flight back home from Narita until I felt queasy after the plane reached its highest altitude, stopped and passed out in my cramped economy seat with my backpack full of fresh second hand manga volumes of Nisekoi and Hayate no Gotoku! Japanese snacks eating up my leg space. It wasn’t only because of the air sickness which put me off from writing, but it was also because I just couldn’t find the right words to summarise and describe my incredible experience – oh wait, I think I just did it…
On the 7th of August, 2016, I took the plunge to do the thing every anime and manga and Japanese culture fan would always ever dream of; traveling to Japan.
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