Driving around Hokkaido // Shakotan Peninsula Day Trip

One piece of advice that my Japanese pottery teacher shared for our trip to Hokkaido was to rent a car and drive around, and that’s we did! On the…

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Hokkaido // Otaru Day Trip

As I sit down writing this post, I can’t believe my long-awaited trip to Japan has recently ended. I just love visiting that country, and this time…

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Our stay at Yamanochaya // Hakone Ryokan with Private Onsen

As I mentioned in my previous post on the Hakone Travel Guide, we were so blessed to be able to stay at a ┬áryokan in Hakone this time, and my hubby specifically…

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Hakone Trip Guide

This last trip to Japan we had the awesome opportunity of traveling to Hakone…

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Motorcycle Gear Shopping in Tokyo

In the past year or so, C has really taken up a huge interest in motorcycles,…

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Joffre Lakes Hike

I had been bugging C to go with me to Joffre Lakes for the longest time, so…

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My Run at Seawheeze 2016

August 13, 2016 I ran my first official half marathon, and I can check that…

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Sea to Summit Trail Hike + Sea to Summit Gondola

Hiking is definitely one of things that I love to do (but definitely hate myself when we’re hiking, at times!) here in Vancouver. My sister told…

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Kyoto Part 1 – Fushimi Inari Shrine

After our visit to Tokyo we took the train to Kyoto. We had the Japan Rail Pass, so we took the Hikari train (the fastest train that the Japan Rail Pass…

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