Back in August while browsing trails on the wonderful YAMAP app I came across a trail starting just outside
The gateway to this part of the Minami Alps (南アルプス) is high up in Oshika village (大鹿村) in southern Nagano
This river and small mountain range is less than 30 minutes from my home by car and about 45 minutes
I’ve been wanting to combine cycling with hiking for a while now and decided that this weekend was going to
This is going out there as an outdoor adventure. Midnight, deep in Gifu, fire, samurai, tradition. Godo-cho, Gifu.
Solitude. A walk in the mountains. A day away from the internet. A life without Zuckerberg. Wouldn’t that be something.
Old friend Alex – an English, Japanese, French, and German speaker – has finally opened a guest house in Urugi,
When on high or open ground in Nagoya it’s not unusual to see Mt. Ibuki (伊吹山) looming far off in