These little day trips are proving to be just the ticket. A dip into history, a new corner of Japan, and exercise to boot. Being fairly central, I get to choose.
A 3 a.m. start thinking I’d be the only one on the trail. But you are never alone in Japan, even in the middle of the night on a mountain. Frustrating, yes, but reassuring too.
Photo above – A brief glimpse of the Mt. Shiomi area in the Minami Alps. As I mentioned in a
13th October, 2021I’ve since updated my camera to a Panasonic LUMIX S5. You can read about it here. I previously
I’ve been wanting to combine cycling with hiking for a while now and decided that this weekend was going to
Old friend Alex – an English, Japanese, French, and German speaker – has finally opened a guest house in Urugi,
One road, ten photos. That was the impromptu task I gave myself as I crossed the Shonai River and headed
I’ve added a basic questions and answers post to address common questions that cyclists coming to Japan may have. You can find it here. If you have any more questions don’t hesitate to leave a comment over on the page, likewise if there’s something I’ve missed.