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An Introduction

いらっしゃいませ! Welcome!

The photo above is of the Sebastian Inlet in the state of Florida. Sebastian has been my home for two years, and Florida has been my home for the majority of my life. 1,164 more words


We visited Fukui Station to see the dinosaurs! No Chris Pratt, but the Dino Doctor was in!

We’ve talked about Fukui Station, located in Fukui Prefecture, and its Jurassic Park of animatronic dinosaurs before, but today we have a ton more photos and a video of them in motion as the station draws closer to completion. 547 more words


Local Place: Fukui

Did you ever think about visiting Fukui, in Japan? Now you have a reason: the stunning Tojinbo cliff! Ask our newest Local Friend to take you there! 30 more words

Local Place

Pre-Departure Test Run

We spent a week cycling around the Japanese Alps for golden week. We left Kanazawa with each bike weighing about 10 kg lighter than what we plan to  carry when we are in Mongolia.   188 more words


Chasing My White Whale in the Mountains of Fukui

After four months of trying to find my way to the top of the mountain, I was sure I’d finally found the trail. A cement… 793 more words

Travel Writing

Japan & Hong Kong 2015: Day 3

Our third day, we actually didn’t have anything scheduled! Or rather, the schedule called for us to spend the day around the temple. This was not exactly a hardship on a lovely, sunny spring day. 601 more words


Japan & Hong Kong 2015: Days 1-2

So, uh, I went to Japan and Hong Kong for about two and a half weeks. Since I’ve been back home for almost that long now, I figure maybe I should finally post about it. 775 more words