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Feedback left by Workawayer (Andrew)

05/03/2018 Feedback left by Workawayer (Andrew) My experience in the Hostel is one that I will remember forever. Hazuki really made me feel at home. She is a fun and considerate person who is passionate about providing a warm welcome to guests. She is such a joy to spend time together with and get to […]

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Gochiso samadeshita

It’s been over a week now. Tucked about a ten-minute walk away from the Atomic Bomb Dome in Honkawacho, Hiroshima, I have been sheltered by The Evergreen Hostel, which stands in stark contrast to the memorial of a time when war and hate was everywhere. Managed by its warm and generous owner, Hazuki Umemoto, she […]

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Feedback left by Workawayer (Maya)

18/03/2018 Feedback left by Workawayer (Maya) If I had to describe this hostel in one word it would be: Family During my long travel I was always searching for a bit of home. Well I fount it. At first it’s hard to know who is a guest and who is a staff because everyone talk […]

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Feedback left by Workawayer (Christopher)

22/12/2017 Feedback left by Workawayer (Christopher) Hazuki was fantastic to work for and around, she is a very caring and understanding person and made me feel so welcome during my time at her hostel. This was my first workaway experience and it was great, along with being a fantastic host the hostel itself housed many […]

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In the Evergreen

In the Evergreen Written by Wong My very first workaway experience, in the Evergreen. It was indeed a bold decision to go somewhere oversea and unfamiliar for such a long period, which is more than a month. Japan is always a place I wish to visit and experience, not only as a typical tourist but […]

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Fruitful experience in Evergreen Hostel

Fruitful experience in Evergreen Hostel Written by Jenny               I never know that rudimentary script and phrases that the receptionist and concierge utter in and out everyday matters so much for the guest, until I experienced it when Hazuki san showed us her sincerity in welcoming and serving the guest. She taught us how importance […]

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Jenny’s Japanese friends

“I think friends are the most important thing that I’ve gained from this journey. So I decided to write a passage about you all, who I really appreciate your companionship! I feel sorry because I’m unable to include everyone in my articles. I wish our friendship lasts long. ”  by Jenny Jenny’s Japanese friends Written […]

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My Journey of Learning Japanese

My Journey of Learning Japanese Wtitten by Jenny I was exposed to Japanese language through manga and animation since my secondary school. Like most of the anime otaku, we love to watch animation but we couldn’t understand Japanese. That makes us frustrated and has an urge to learn and understand Japanese. It is the thought […]

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My working experience in Evergreen Hostel

My working experience in Evergreen Hostel Written by Jenny                Why did I chose Japan to work in? Come to Japan is my dream since my childhood. Influenced by Japanese anime and manga, I yearn to have a look at Japan. I wished that one day in the future, I would be able to step […]

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Working experience by Chapman

From Chapman Fan Well, it looks like my time working as an exchange staff is nearing its close.  I still remember my first day at Hiroshima when I just disembarked from my overnight bus from Kyoto at 6am in the morning.  I felt very tired since I was running on 2 hours of sleep that […]