About 6 weeks ago, we boarded a plane to the country that has been at the top of my bucket list for a VERY long time: Japan!
I first became fascinated with Japan at intermediate school: we had a teacher from Sapporo, who taught us a few basic greetings, how to eat with chopsticks and showed us a bunch of pictures from Sapporo’s ice festival. At high school, I took up Japanese properly, cementing Japan at the top of my bucket list ever since.
Like most, we landed in the mecca for the ultramodern, pop culture and everything BIG: Tokyo. And here our adventure began