Above: Me and Takae from the Japan National Tourist Organization in NY
Last Friday, I joined members of JETAANY and the new 2007 JET Programme participants departing from New York City for a reception at the Japanese Ambassador’s residence, a Louis XV-style townhouse (with elements of japonisme, of course) in the tony Upper East Side. I felt like Marie-Antoinette at Versailles as I munched on Beard Papa cream puffs.
Good luck in Japan to all the departing JET participants. Gambatte ne!
Above: Me and Monica, Social chair of JETAANY.