Field Trip with Japanese High School Students

19 Jun 2012 Japan 銀閣寺垣

Our university offered for international students to participate in a field trip with students from Shibuya (渋谷). The Junior High School students came to Kyoto for a weekend excursion and on Sunday international students joined their tour in order to improve their English communication skills.

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Eclipse – 日食

24 May 2012 Japan 仁和寺

On Monday, May 20th, I could witness a partial eclipse in Japan. The spectacle of nature started in the early morning at approximately 6:30 and had its tipping point around 7:32.

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はなみ — Hanami

17 Apr 2012 Japan 円山公園

In Spring the cherry trees in Japan start to blossom. During these days it is a very well-known tradition to go to parks and other spots and watch the cherry trees. The required pieces of equipment for this activity are very simple: some friends colleagues or family; a couple of drinks and snacks; a tarpaulin and […]

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Cù lao Chàm

12 Mar 2012 Vietnam Cù lao Chàm

On Tuesday morning, 6th of March, I decided to take a tour to Cham Islands, which is a group of seven isles located 15 kilometres from Hoi An. The speedboat took about 25 minutes to arrive at a small village on the main island. The village has a tourist information centre, a school and a […]

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Hoi An

8 Mar 2012 Vietnam Hội An

On February 29th I took the bus from Ha Noi to Hoi An. The bus usually takes 17 hours for that distance, but unfortunately during the night the vehicle happened to have a severe tire damage. It took the driver six hours to get the reparation done.

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Visit at Guangyuan Vocational School and more

3 Apr 2011 China Guangyuan 广元

Last Friday (March 25th) we went to Guangyuan (广元) to visit their Vocational High School.

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