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Sanuki Udon Noodle

Had a humble meal, Sanuki Udon ! The noodle is from Kagawa Pref. Shikoku Island. There are many Udon noodle shop and popular meal for locals and tourists. 15 more words


[The Shikoku Pilgrimage] Day 18: Another "Henro Kogorashi"

I woke up early in the morning with a raging migraine. To make matters worse, the walls in my hotel were paper thin and the person in the room next to me had their alarm go off at 6am sharp and they didn’t turn it off, and when they did, they kept hitting snooze for an hour. 1,981 more words


Bad Pilgrims - Cycling the Shikoku Pilgrimage

In April last year, I spent three weeks cycling the Shikoku 88 Temple Pilgrimage in Japan. We only got to Temple Forty, but we had an amazing time. 1,134 more words

Mt. Shiraga 白髪山 (本山町) Day Hike

This is a 4.3km day hike to Mt. Shiraga (白髪山, 1469m) starting in Motoyama-cho (本山町) in Kochi, Shikoku and finishing at the same place. There are quite a number of mountains in Japan with this name. 693 more words


[The Shikoku Pilgrimage] Day 4: Return to Tokushima

I accidentally slept in and was woken up a little after 6am by the elderly man from yesterday for breakfast. I promptly put some clothes over my thermal base layer and hurried to the dining room where I ate another satisfying breakfast. 1,224 more words