A Trip to Nippara Limestone Cave

While we were in Japan, we enjoyed a day trip to the Nippara Limestone Cave. Our exchange student, and her then boyfriend (now her fiancé) picked us up at our hotel and took us on a scenic drive out of Tokyo, into the mountains. The drive was beautiful and we passed through tiny villages, and…

Japan – A few Highlights

Hello and welcome to my blog! I have wanted to write about my travels for many years, but never seemed to find the time; however, the time is right, so here it goes! My goal is to share my travel adventures and photos, and to hopefully get some suggestions and comments from other travelers. I…

Remembering Kyoto

It was hot, really hot and humid. July in Kyoto probably wasn’t the best choice, but we made it work. The Philosophers Path to the Ginkaku-ji pavilion was quiet, rainy but so lovely. It was a hot day, but the rain helped cool us off a bit. The temple and gardens were stunningly beautiful, and…

The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton