Category Archives: Travel

Hiking in Okutama

Back in March, I went hiking with some friends in Okutama.  Some of you may be surprised to know that this is actually part of Tokyo.  Tokyo Metropolis itself is absolutely huge, stretching some 90 or so kilometres across, and … Continue reading

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Boarding in Tambara

I went snowboarding yesterday at Tambara Ski Park, Gunma prefecture. On the way to catch the bus from Shinjuku, I had to change trains and saw this; people queueing up for the sales at Marui at 6am.  Only another four … Continue reading

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