Kamakura, Japan Today was one of those days that we felt lazy, but knew we should take advantage of the beautiful weather. We decided to go hiking and quickly selected one from a short list of hikes in Kamakura. The description basically listed the hike as being mostly along a ridge between the Kencho-ji and … Continue reading Just a Saturday
Hakone, Japan I try hard to find activities that are equally pleasurable for all members of my family. We were highly successful with today's ITT/MWR tour to the Yunessun Hot Spa (or Onsen) in Hakone. Onsens are hot spring fed baths and are very common in Japan. Due to the volcanic activity, there are thousands of … Continue reading Never Leaving?
We've been in Japan six months today. At times, I feel like we have barely scratched the service with exploring but the reality is we are getting out and seeing a lot. For example, we took advantage of the Thanksgiving holiday by doing day trips to Mt Takao, Yokohama and Tokyo. Although we missed … Continue reading Our 6th Month Anniversary