(Excerpt from ‘Must-See Japan‘, available now for all tablets, smartphones and kindle) Takayama A small and pleasant historic city nestling deep in the heart of Gifu prefecture, Takayama has seen a tourist boom in recent years, so much so in fact, that JR Takayama station was completely redeveloped in 2016 to cope with the influx … More Sightseeing in Takayama
Shiga prefecture may be most well-known for being the home of Biwako, the largest lake in Japan, but come the winter time its impressive peaks always get a big covering of the white stuff, and so snow lovers from Osaka and Kyoto needn’t travel far to get their winter fix. Check out this article I did for Kansai Scene … More Shiga’s White Winter Vistas
A visit to Kyoto doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, some its best attractions are totally free! Check out my article here to find out which ones 🙂 Top Ten Free Activities In Kyoto
Check out my latest article for supercheapjapan.com Some of the best (and cheapest) things to do in Osaka!
Check out my latest release, a collection of ten classic outdoor, travel and adventure books by some of the best writers from the early days of outdoor literature. Great value for a wonderful collection! Find it at Amazon (US) or Amazon (UK) Book blurb: A collection of ten classic outdoor, travel and adventure books, fully … More Outdoor and Adventure Classics (New Book)
At last. May 28th sees the launch of ‘Must-See Japan’, the guidebook for Kindle packed with all the best and most concise information for visitors to the country. If you’re coming to Japan for only a week or two it can be hard to decide on where exactly to go, how to get around and … More Must-See Japan (Book Launch!)