Is alive and well...I booked DD and I on the 14 day China and Japan cruise for 2014 and have been busy researching ports, flights, hotels, etc since getting to work proved impossible on Friday and Monday.
Last night DH came up to tell me DD was on the computer doing some research herself...what to buy! She has settled on a kimono, a parasol, a kite for her brother from Vietnam, and "one of those kitties with its paw in the air....". Somehow researching shopping didn't occur to me as the first priority.
But she also downloaded an app to her Kobo reader that translated Japanese words which will be very helpful. Words in all categories devided into subjects like food, hotel, transportation. Not only that, it says them outloud so you just have to choose the word and hold the devise so the person you are asking to hear what it is you want...no butchering the language!
Phew....I would NEVER have thought of that either!
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