Advice to Current Jet Programme Applicants

Hey Everyone, It's your friendly neighbourhood Gaijin here. So, as reluctant as I am to accept that I'm now 25, time moves forward and with that comes new JET Applicants! Welcome to the year long application process that will be a very long and trying wait, but it will be worth it in the end. … Continue reading Advice to Current Jet Programme Applicants

Summer Vacation: Ritsurin Park, Takamatsu City

Good morning everyone, it's your Friendly Neighbourhood Gaijin here. So, the second place I visited on my week long vacation in Japan was in the Shikoku region of Japan, Kagawa Prefecture, Takamatsu city! During these 3 days, my particular highlights are the Ritsurin Park, eating Udon at Udon Honjin Yamadaya, visiting Naoshima Island to see … Continue reading Summer Vacation: Ritsurin Park, Takamatsu City

Jet Programme: 1 Year Update

Hey everyone, it's your friendly neighbourhood Gaijin here. Today marks a 1 year anniversary that I have arrived at my placement location and began teaching at my Junior High School. I was speaking with my other Canadian JET who arrived with me and we were both reminiscing on everything that happened to us within this … Continue reading Jet Programme: 1 Year Update