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.
With winter approaching and the higher mountains seeing the first snowfall of the season late autumn to early spring is
One of the benefits of living in central Japan is that most places are within a reasonable distance in relation
I’ve been reading travel and adventure books for as long as I can remember but I don’t think I’ve read
Route 19 which runs through the Kiso Valley (木曽谷) from Matsumoto (松本) straight down to Nagoya (名古屋) is a horrible