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Movies with Subtitles

International flights are very long. Experienced travelers know how to make the most of their flights by sleeping. I like to watch movies…movies with subtitles. It’s my way of learning about other cultures even if I can’t speak the language. True, it’s like learning about suburban America from watching Disney flicks but hey, it’s fun. […]

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Tea on the Mountain

Tea bushes are easy to spot on the mountain. The sculptured rows of the cultivated tea trees contrast puzzle pattern of the wild variety in the adjoining field.

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Wasabi Village

There is a place in the mountains of Japan where wasabi root was discovered, the name of the place translates to “wasabi place.”

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Growing Wasabi

High in mountains veiled in clouds is a place in Japan where wasabi root was discovered, the name of the place translates to “wasabi place.”

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