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Planned: Sasagamine (笹ヶ峰) / Kampuzan (寒風山) Overnight Hike

Summary
This is a 12.5km overnight return hike starting at the Kanpuzan entrance carpark (寒風山登山口) in Ino-cho and finishing at the same location. Loop hiking options can be seen on the Yamareco/Yamakei websites. 222 more words

Hiking

How I came to be in Japan

As I have recently started this blog, I thought it would be a good idea to share with you how it came to be that I left my career in tourism and life in London to live in a coastal village in rural Japan. 730 more words

Japan

A birthday wish - thoughts on happiness, gifts, and giving

This is a work-in-progress musing about the nature of birthdays, what they mean, and how I enjoy them. Bare with my stream-of-consciousness thinking and topic leaps! 2,056 more words

Japan

Shimanami Kaido - The Ride

So I started in the morning with the tour. I decided to go only half way, because rain was promised for the afternoon.

It starts slow, a ferry took me to the first island called Mukoujima. 284 more words

Travel

Shimanami Kaido - Onomichi

Half a year ago I read about the Shimanami Kaido, a series of bridges connecting several small islands. In total these connect the central Japanese main island Honshu with Shikoku, the smallest of the Japanese main islands. 109 more words

Travel

Featured magazines – published in Shikoku

This post is Part VI in a continuing series on a portion of the Prange Collection magazines that are now available in digital form onsite at the… 354 more words

Treasures