Enjoy the GPS waypoints of our first part of the journey in Japan, with additional info on staying and camping in Japan.
What better announcement of spring is there than sakura – the cherry blossom season? April is the time to enjoy the best hanami in Japan, or cherry blossom viewing. What was our favorite place and what do people do when ‘doing’ hanami?
April 20, 2017: Before we will drive to Tokio to catch an airplane to the Netherlands we have been fortunate to be invited by Peter Ivy, a glassblower who makes beautiful pieces of functional art in his studio in Toyama.
1. Trust people; trust officers. This, and 6 more tips on surviving police checks on the road.
Enjoying Korea’s cherry blossom season: have fun and take selfies!
After an hour of fruitless trying piranhas were suddenly flying into the boat. We had hit a school of them and reeled …
March 17, 2017: For some six weeks we enjoyed Hokkaido’s winter with freezing temps, packs of snow and lots of wildlife. Click on the image to see the animals we spotted.
It may not be the most attractive looking food for those who are unfamiliar with it, but it is among the most …
It’s as awesome as all the travel blogs and sites promise: Sapporo’s Snow Festival.
January 22, 2017: As we weave our way through urbanized Honshu, we stop in Hiroshima, make new friends and kill the clutch in the middle of the highway.