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... village streets in the magical quiet of the evening, wearing the yukata gown supplied by your inn.
Nakasendo Day 2 - Tsumago to NojiriLonger Option :
Walking distance : 18.4km
Elevation gain : 723m of ascent and 644m of descent
Time required : About 6 hoursShorter Option :
Walking distance : 3.7km
Elevation gain : 101m of ascent and 117m of descent
Time required : About 1 hoursThe longest day (about 6 hours) ...
... for me to accurately transcribe here. There are gardens (with flowers) and a tower with a great view at the top of the island. There were lots and lots of people on the island exploring like us and at the many shops and restaurants.
From there we walked in the mainland part of Enoshima and visited their aquarium. It was very nicely done and had air conditioning, which was a major plus. They had some good exhibits on local fish, making it a little different than ...
I spent the beginning of this week down, really down. Part homesickness I suppose. However, I've also been experiencing anxiety and insecurity the likes I haven't known since high school. "Living in Japan is hard," my friend Lindsey pointed out to me. And she should know; she's lived here before. I hate being illiterate. I feel like I'm in a video game navigating narrow streets with pedestrians, bicyclists and scooters every time I drive. Having my two year old in ...
My trip to the Hakone mountain region started with my first ride with the famous Shinkansen train, I was excited like a little boy :-))). The second part of the trip was with a little mountain train which didn't excite me but all the Japanes tourist :-). The main reason I spend a night up in Hakone was Mount Fuji. But unfortunately, like most of the time, Japan's most famous mountain was covered in clowds. So I did a boat cruise and visited a shrine ...
... forecast couldn't have been any better by the way: clear skies, about 28 degrees Celsius at the bottom and 4 degrees at the top where it is normally below zero. My rain clothes stayed in the bottom of my backpack all of the weekend.
We climbed at a fair pace and after about 4 hours (instead of the expected 5) of volcanic rock below our feet we arrived at our mountain hut. I already heard that the sleeping spaces would be small, but I was not prepared for ...