Sunday, 30 October 2011

Sake Tasting

Very interesting indeed, I never realised quite what a process Japanese sake is, or how special it is. This area, Yamagata,  has some pretty nice stuff due to the tastey rice and pure water here.

Friday, 28 October 2011

Nap up a Mountain

Napping in the autumn sunshine, why do I always seem to be a month behind with my posts.

Wednesday, 12 October 2011


Breathing, thinking, enjoying weather.

Tuesday, 11 October 2011

Monday, 10 October 2011


The giant tori gate leading to Yudono-san shrine nestled deep in the mountains.

Saturday, 8 October 2011


Nothing like a steaming bowl of taro potato, leek and mushrooms after a hike.