The second week of my trip was primarily an opportunity to meet up with other friends who live in the Osaka area though the one really exciting aspect was the overnight stay as Shojoshin temple on Koya-san in Wakayama prefecture of which I wrote in a previous post. I had been to Koya-san once before … More Japan trip – the finale
The Vancouver Canucks managed to finally muscle past the Dallas Stars to enter the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Whew! Thankfully the internet makes it a little easier to jump on the bandwagon from way over here in Asia where the only hockey they talk about is of the ‘field’ variety. Just not … More Go Canucks, Go!!
Went for a great hike out to Sai Kung on Sunday. The hike was about 4 hours in total, not including the time spent at the beach and lunch at the turn-around point. 日曜日にはサイクングにハイキングをしました。ちょっとあついでした。ハイクは４時間ぐらいかかりました。楽しかった。 We saw big ass moths, abandoned villages, lots of water buffalo patties but no buffaloes and a monkey. 大きい蛾と放棄したの村と猿を見た。 The beach … More Sunday hike ハイキング
I spent the first week of my trip with my friends Kazu, Chiharu and their 3 year old daughter, Hana at their place in Kamigori. This is a small town that is close to the castle town of Himeji but almost into the next prefecture of Okayama. It’s a fabulous, quiet town and I’m fairly … More Japan trip – the second
I’ve decided to make a few changes to the way I show the pictures on my blog. Below are only thumbnails. Click on them and a larger picture will come up for your viewing pleasure. Don’t forget to click the links within the text for more info as well. The first stop on my trip … More Japan trip – the first
Hi all. Well, I arrived back in Hong Kong yesterday afternoon after an amazing trip. I will be getting some pictures and words up as soon as possible for what will no doubt be a multi-part story. こんにちは。 昨日、香港に戻りました。僕の日本旅行はすごく楽しかった。皆私の友達、ありがとうございました。すぐに写真と物語をポストします。