Tag: hiking

Amazon rain forest 2 of 2

Amazon rain forest 2 of 2

On our third night in the rain forest, we were treated to a night hike.  That was hair raising realising that you were all alone in the pitch black jungle.  A particular moment that had to stand out was when we spied some spiders less […]

Cusco and the start of the Lares Trek

Cusco and the start of the Lares Trek

Against the better judgement of some who were worried that I would (a) become a larger man and/or (b) trip and fall, I ended up taking a break in Peru.  It was to be an eye opening experience (I got sun burnt) and also a […]

Snowshoe hiking – Takamine

Snowshoe hiking – Takamine

So with winter ending soon and spring coming (Sakura!) my friends and I thought we better enjoy the last of the snow. And visit Takamine.  A couple hours out of Tokyo, this place is famous for its outdoor onsens.  More on this in the next […]