In The Navy

Yokosuka is a United States Navy base in Yokosuka, Japan. It is an hour and a half train ride from Tokyo and is located at the entrance of Tokyo Bay. During my second visit to the base, I was lucky to be able to tour the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, which was docked there until … More In The Navy

Spring Break: Akita

Traveling farther north from Niigata to Akita via Murakami is where the most interesting views of the west coast of Japan could be seen. Akita Prefecture is located in the northwestern Tohoku region and has lots to offer from old samurai towns, mountains, beautiful lakes, as well as traditional hot springs. It is a little … More Spring Break: Akita