Sweet Love and Steam in Izu February 10th 2007 For my last long weekend in Japan and for Rebekahs birthday we took a trip to Izu, the peninsula opposite to Shizuoka, and part of the Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park. So here it is.... Counting Fun in Izu!!!!
1 Unexplored peninsula, home of onsens, WHITE sand beaches and rugged coastline. And begonias, apparently.
2 Tentative, shy and very naked bodies in a steaming hot onsen with a bathload of Ja ... read more
Asia » Japan » Shizuoka » Izu 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
After an amazing, unforgettable year in Japan I dragged a way too heavy bag on wheels through Europe for more fantastic adventures. 5 years later I am off on a 9 week tour of SE Asia.
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