It’s July now and summer is truly here. The sun’s out, the weather’s hot, and the beach is more tempting than ever. In between Farewell Enkais and preparing for the newbies, why not grab your tablet/kindle/old-school-print-out and grab some sun while curling up with some fun articles from fellow JETs. Starting tomorrow GMA will be on Summer Hiatus until mid-August so this issue is positively bursting with stories, reminiscence, and tips for newbies. Check it out below!
In this issue we have:
Events — There’s a lot to do in Aomori during summer, check it out in July Events
Japantics — Mike has gathered up some tips for newbies in Advice for Incoming JETs
Photo Corner — Ellen’s got some more magical photography from AJET events for us in ~☼✿♥☺~ Leavers’ Luau 2015 ~☺♥✿☼~
Wordslingin’ — Sam’s calling for poetry in Home Away From Home
Northern Sweat — Like games? Wanna get fit? Alyssa’s got some apps for you in Sh*t ZOMBIES!
Off Route — Wanna travel for cheap over summer vacation? Amanda’s got a tip for you in Aomori Airport: Your Ticket Out
Voracious Vernacular — Whether you’re taking JLPT this weekend or not, Jackson’s got some energizing study methods in Study Bumps
NomNom Tabemono — Mina reviews a possible new fan favorite sushi restaurant in Restaurant Review: Hamazushi!
MediaBug — Michael’s got a special issue for us in Special Edition: Mystery Guest
AJET Take-Away –Let’s try again! in Leaver’s Luau II: The Reckoning