We had a crazy idea after reading about the most exciting hike in Kansai, Japan. We thought we would do it. 7 waterfalls and 5 of us, we were ready for the challenge. That is of course until we get on a bus to the starting point from a nearby train station. We met an […]Read more "Climbing 7 Waterfalls Part 1"
When I hike, I despise the worn down paths taken by so many before. Safe is the word that comes to mind, sure, but certainly not interesting. Not as interesting as going deep into the woods. So when I approached my friend about this, he wasn’t too keen on the safety part but I ignored […]Read more "Hiking in the Depths of Arashiyama"
It is 4am. I couldn’t get much sleep throughout the night and the alarm decides to blast itself at 4am. I slowly open my eyes and stare at the ceiling. It seems so far away as I am lying on the floor. Well, on the futon which is basically the floor. I suddenly remember why […]Read more "Summits & Suicides"