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... in under 2 minutes at rush hour while carrying big backpacks, is it really going to be the fastest way?
A minor typhoon passing by to the west meant more wet weather the following morning. Luckily, it was a short hop to the Tokyo subway, which took us to the JR station at Ueno, where we connected to a different train bound for Shinjuku station. We missed the rapid train outbound from there, so took a local train onwards, requiring one ...
Piece of cake!!!
I climbed with 2 American's, Jeff and Nath. Jeff was fully equipped (which turned out to be very helpful), whilst Nath and I looked more like pathetic backpackers. Our outfit was crunched together with everything our backpacks had to offer for such an adventure.
We started off happily with a bit of rain and apart from our three head-torches in total darkness!
Thank you Chris, your ...
I've got a little behind with the blog over the last few days, but now have some time to catch up on the train from Hakone to Tokyo, on our way back from Mount Fuji and the surrounding area. The day before leaving for Mount Fuji, we had a cloudy day wandering around some of the older parts of Tokyo. We started near the Fish Market in a lovely palace park centred around a tidal, salt lake fed by the sea bordering the park (Hama-Rikyu Onshi-Teien). The gardens were lovely even on ...
8 km walk from walk Magemo to Tsumago.
The guide book and the tourist information centre told me that it would take 3hours to walk it.
However I only had 2, as I got up way to late to actually do this walk. What can I say i did it in 1 1/2 hours :)
Rock'n Roll!!!! found the coolest little coffee shop in Tsumago.
... equally spectacular. Another batch of small dishes came to us after the beds had been stripped and put away. A ryokan is definitely the way to relax and get a good night sleep. I'd recommend that if you climb Fuji to book one for the night after you've been to the summit. Most have their own onsens which is the perfect thing to do after a lot of ...