Full Trip Reports
Featured Posts
All Posts


Page 1 of 2 Older

I found a mountain in Nago

5 November 2018

Japan-Okinawa-Nago-Hiking - I found a mountain in Nago
Taking a bus from Naha to Nago to climb Mount Nago

This morning I got up too early as always, went and waited for it to be late enough to buy a coffee, and made a last minute change of plans. I had....

Short visit to big city

7 November 2017

Japan-Nagoya-Ferris Wheel-Food - Short visit to big city
A quick visit from Gifu to Nagoya

Tonight I went to Nagoya. I stayed there a few nights 2 trips ago, so I am quite familiar with it. It is a huge city, very modern, and the main ne....

My room is old

15 November 2015

Japan-Nagoya-Hiroshima-Shinkansen - My room is old
From Nagoya to Hiroshima on the Shinkansen

Now I am in Hiroshima. I will be here until Friday. It seems very colorful, and large. I dont really understand, as it supposedly has a population....

Throw everything on a plate

14 November 2015

Japan-Nagoya-Cat-Food-Architecture - Throw everything on a plate
The most famous food of Nagoya

Now, for a urinal story. The urinals in the train station, have a target to aim at, and the longer you stay on target, the more LED lights inside ....

Looming rain

14 November 2015

Japan-Nagoya-Rain-Toyota - Looming rain
Visiting the Toyota factory in Nagoya

As I correctly predicted, rain was not just looming, it was actually raining. So I thought I had better go see some looms and find out why Toyota ....

Aeon ozone dome walk

13 November 2015

Japan-Nagoya-Rain-Mall-Food - Aeon ozone dome walk
Walking to the Ozone dome to go to the Aeon mall in Nagoya

After climbing a mountain, I thought maybe I would go for a really long walk. It threatens to rain all day tomorrow, and indeed, as I returned to ....

Grey day on a bald mountain

13 November 2015

Japan-Nagoya-Hiking-Fujiwaragatake - Grey day on a bald mountain
Hiking Fujiwaragatake in the Suzuka range near Nagoya

Its Friday the 13th. I cant quite provide a night on a bald mountain to celebrate, but I can instead go up a bald mountain on a very grey day. I s....

For one no sorry

12 November 2015

Japan-Nagoya-Canal-Statue - For one no sorry
Food and shopping at Nagoya station

Twice in a row tonight, I walked into a restaurant, not a fancy restaurant, a place in a station with bar seating for travellers, held up a finger....

Also theres Oso

11 November 2015

Japan-Nagoya-Shopping Street-Oso-Food - Also theres Oso
The covered shopping streets of Oso in Nagoya

I found the covered pedestrian area of Nagoya, so it does exist. It is further South of the big department stores and is called Oso. It is largely....

Page 1 of 2Older