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Our Travels: Mbithe In Japan | Part One

How does one summarise the most amazing two weeks of their life, into a couple of entries in a blog? Where does one even begin? How about the fateful interview at the Japanese embassy that decided whether or not I’d even go to Japan? No… we first have to talk about how I got to be interviewed in the first place. Winning the Speech Contest definitely played a part. But I’d never have even participated if I hadn’t seen the flyer announcing it on my desk back in December as I did the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) N5. But I wouldn’t have even done the test if anime and JPop hadn’t sparked an interest in me to learn Japanese in the first place…

Mbithe is a software developer at Andela and loves all things tech! You can probably find her sitting barefoot somewhere writing beautiful code while singing along to really loud Japanese music. 🙂

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