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This is my website. It’s mostly about outdoor life in central Japan but not always. Feel free to get in touch anytime you have a question.


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Now – What’s happening right now. Well, usually right now.

Restless – My newsletter.

About – About me, Sean Breslin. 20+ years in Japan.

The Maps – Maps of routes walked, mountains hiked, and bike packing routes in Japan.

Japanese Photo Books – A list and brief description of the Japanese photo books I own.

Short videos of hikes and walks in Japan.

Gear – Some of the gear I use.

YAMAP – All the data for hikes can be found on my YAMAP account (in Japanese).

Popular Posts

Cycling: Curve GXR – One Year Review

Toyoura Bay, Kihoku

Tōkaidō – Walking Arimatsu to Atsuta Shrine

Mt. Fuji Sunrise Hike – Eboshidake in the Minami Alps

Our Daughter’s Birthday / A Brief Post on Adoption in Japan

Past Projects

Royal Trading – Pakistani and South Asian Car Exporters in Japan

Refugees in Japan – A project on Japan’s asylum seekers.

Kumbh Mela – The world’s largest gathering of humanity for a single festival.


Bike Packing Japan Archive


A coat of frost covers the peak of Mt. Ena in Gifu. While walking the Nakasendō/Kiso-ji.

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