Every now and then I get a strong desire to head out to Chausuyama (茶臼山), Urugi (売木), and Tenryu (天龍)
I first went to the Owara Kaze no Bon festival (おわら風の盆) in September, 2008. Compared to other summer festivals in
This river and small mountain range is less than 30 minutes from my home by car and about 45 minutes
Probably my favourite road in Japan these days. Deep in the Nagano mountains but within reach of Nagoya. While riding we
I’ve been wanting to combine cycling with hiking for a while now and decided that this weekend was going to
Last weekend we took another hike up Mt. Gozaisho. This time we took the back route (裏道) to the top
Before we start a disclaimer is necessary. I’m not a professional reviewer (as you’ll probably soon realize from this review),
This is going out there as an outdoor adventure. Midnight, deep in Gifu, fire, samurai, tradition. Godo-cho, Gifu.