Sometimes leaving home is not an option – dang plane tickets cost so much, no time off from work, just got back from a trip. The litany of excuses goes on and on. But, often you can “travel” in just a day. What’s your excuse now? We spent a day in “Japan” last weekend. We learned a tremendous amount about Japanese culture, got inspired to grow a bonsai tree, bought some trinkets, and ate great food … all in a few hours and all for about $50.
We started at Aki Matsuri, the Japanese Fall Festival at Bellevue College. For one weekend, the campus becomes Japan. There is a food court selling boxed sushi, chicken skewers, yakisoba noodles, JapaneseRead more