Rebecca Goes Rendezvous

An American living the French life.



Postcard: Kyoto, Japan


Kiyomizu temple in Kyoto (June 2016).

Destination: Narita, Kamakura, & Atami, Japan

At the Tsurugaoka Hachimangu (June 2016).

Around this time last year, I went with my family to Japan for the first time. We spent eight days touring the island of Honshu, visiting a mixture of big cities and small towns, all the while eating good Japanese food to our heart’s content. Considering that this summer is just around the corner, I thought that I would dedicate a series of posts to my time in Japan, in order to gear up for this year’s trip somewhere in the world (you’ll soon find out!).

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Postcard: Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, Japan


Inside the Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park (June 2016).

Why Travel?

12-21-15 (Glasgow) On my way to Glasgow!
On my way to Scotland. December 2015

Ah…a thoughtful question…

But the real question is, why not travel? After all, who wouldn’t want to go out and explore different places, see different things, and taste different foods other than what we are accustomed to? Who wouldn’t want to meet new and exciting people, learn about histories and cultures that otherwise aren’t taught in grade-school textbooks? Really, who wouldn’t?

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