Tag: snow

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. […]

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 […]

Skiing in Japan

Skiing in Japan

I spent the last two weeks skiing in Japan and it is quite a different experience. The latter trip was the one where I had my camera so that is the one I’m going to talk about.  And no, the DSLR stayed at home because […]

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.