Tag: onsen

Stuck in the mountains – Takamine

Stuck in the mountains – Takamine

Continuing on from lunch (see previous post) we went off hiking another mountain. That is, until we had a little accident. Look closely at the below picture.     Here is a close up if you are having trouble seeing it. This is my friend, B. […]

Monkey business – part 2

Monkey business – part 2

Meet Curious George.  I named him after one of my friends. But sometimes he can get up to no good.

Monkey business – part 1

Monkey business – part 1

  Crossing the bridge.  The snow always looks better on the other side. So when its cold… Hide in the onsen.

Nagano – Onsen town

Nagano – Onsen town

I think I owe you a bit of an elaboration on what I was doing in this small town near Nagano. I wasn’t there just for the tea.  Although it was very welcome. It wasn’t even the roasted apples (yaki ringo) which were actually not […]