Ito and the Public Bath House: A Story

TL;DR: I got out of my comfort zone by getting naked in front of strangers. At some point, I realized that when I travel, I mainly go to cities. Because of that, I decided to make it a point to not just go to large and well-known cities, but to mix things up with some smaller places, too.  Before going to Japan, I found a … Continue reading Ito and the Public Bath House: A Story

12 Tips for International Trips

Traveling internationally is one of my favorite things to do, and I’ve learned several tips over time. The following suggestions will make your international trip go more smoothly. 1.Don’t forget you’re in a different country. This tip sounds ridiculous, but I can’t even tell you how often people complain about things that are simply cultural differences. The food will be different. Social things like how … Continue reading 12 Tips for International Trips