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?
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.
Rocket launches, sloths, winti rituals, gold mines and car rallies are among the experiences that make traveling to the Guianas unique.
Argentina has many campgrounds but the beauty is that you don’t depend on them. Boondocking is allowed and very common indeed. Many …
“To walk nature is to witness a thousand miracles.” ~Mary Davis
In Patagonia, you don’t need a campground; here, rough camping is a way of life. The region is safe, and Argentineans and …
July 25, 2016; At the southern end of the Baekdu Daegan Trail we started hiking in Jirisan National Park and continued farther north, totaling 135 of of the 735-km trail.
July 11, 2016: A 3-day hike in Seoraksan National Park had us blown away. The views, the trails, the sites along the way, the meetings with Koreans all contributed to a new passion: hiking.
Visit a Brazil few travelers have seen and check out these 10 under-the-radar spots for sightseeing and outdoor adventure.