Category Archives: Volcanos

Osorezan: is ethereal worth it?

You may have gauged already that I really enjoy riding trains in Japan. So on this fine and warmish autumn day I was looking forward to the 2 hour trip on local lines from Aomori to Shimokita via Noheji. The … Continue reading

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Goshogake bubbling up

By chance our travels north from Tokyo to Kamaishi coincided with a reward of delightful cherry blossoms in Morioka Castle Park in full bloom. More of that in a later post. Today I wanted to relay the story of a … Continue reading

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Drawn in by Mt Fuji

Leave work at Lidcombe at 5.00pm, go to the airport for the 8.30pm overnight Qantas flight from Sydney to Tokyo (Narita). This is a convenient way to get to Japan. Sure it is not the cheapest way to get there, … Continue reading

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