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Travel Diaries: Osaka, Kyoto, Hakone

By on June 24, 2018
Part II of the travel diaries of my trip to Japan!
Before heading to Kyoto, we went a bit further south and visited Osaka. By the time we got to, Osaka,  it was mid-afternoon, so the first thing off the train we did was head to get some food at Fukiageya. I’ve never had an egg where the egg whites are this fluffy. The chicken was also really good. They use this gorgeous local chicken called “Kurosatsuma dori,” and their dishes are oyakodon (rice topped with chicken and egg) style, with some hitsumabushi (meat pieces blended with rice), and yogan-yaki (roast on a hot stone)!  After eating, we did some shopping at the Pokemon center. I didn’t get as many things as I would have liked to, was hoping to get some ditto fusion plushies, but I got a couple of items.
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I try to win you back, that is the point of the writing, but you are gone forever

By on June 11, 2018



Woot just wrapped up my first quarter! I have two weeks of break and then summer session starts. The first thing I did after my last class was meet up with Shi-an and eat at this place called Onigilly located downtown Palo Alto. The rice balls were good, but it was a bit pricey for 3. I would have liked either another rice ball or a side item.

Thoughts of my 1st quarter:

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I’m between your past and future now

By on June 1, 2018


I’ve been somewhat better at posting this past month (at least, I think I have! ).

Lately, I’ve been preoccupied with school and work. I’m planning to submit two papers to two different conferences. Let’s see how that goes, though! The last conference I went to was very informative and it was nice to see what people in the community are trying to do.

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