Here are some pictures from our Honshu coast to coast trip that we made at the start of the month. You can read our quick report here, and our Crazy Guy on a Bike journal for the trip here. These pictures cover the first half of our trip. Check out part two as well.
Pulling on a rain jacket just outside Koriyama.
In Japan, decorative manhole covers are everywhere
A tunnel next to the Abukuma river
Lunch between two bridges at Marumori
Our spot at the campsite looked over the rocky creek below
The curve of the tunnels makes it difficult to judge how far you’ve travelled, and how much further you have to go
The path up to Shiroishi Castle was lit by sixty or so of these lanterns
A mountain stream between Shiroishi and Yonezawa
We saw this sign on Tuesday afternoon, and visted most of what it pointed to over the next 24 hours.
The cooking shelter at the Bungalow Village
The Minamizao Alpine Bungalow Village, where we were the only guests
Move to part two.