FUJI-SAN!!! September 6th 2005 Fulfilling the Dream....
Before I cam to Japan I knew there was certain things I wanted to
do. The first thing was to hike Mt. Fuji, referred to as Fuji-san. I
was planning a trip and discovered it was going to be very very
expensive just to get to the mountain. My hopes of climbing Fuji were
dwindling. Then I found out that the ken was planning a trip for us all to go
on. I was elated!!! ... read more
Asia » Japan » Mt Fuji In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
Hello everyone and welcome to my travel blog! Travel is my passion in life and I try to do it as much as I possibly can. I was once asked why I enjoy traveling. I quickly replied traveling is where your dreams are made, where dreams become reality, and where one explores and witnesses what life is all about. This blog started as a way to record my travels while teaching in Japan, and well, I kinda started liking to do it so will continue along my travels.
Read on to see what adventures have unfolded thus far mainly in Asia, from amazing and interesting foods, friends, couchsurfing, lo... full info