Hokkaido Day 7 &...

Day seven started off with a 6:24 am train departing from Wakkanai Station. This was my longest travel day of the entire trip. I didn’t arrive at Naka-Furano Station until around 2:40 pm. The trip from Wakkanai down to Asahikawa is a longer...

Hokkaido Days 5 & 6: Asahiyama Zoo & The Northernmost Point Aug18

Hokkaido Days 5 ...

Hokkaido Days 5 & 6: Asahiyama Zoo & The Northernmost Point It’s a little easy to get behind on updating when you don’t have constant internet access, or when busy actually enjoying the experience of visiting new places and not getting...

Hokkaido Day Four: A New Companion Enters the Ring Aug16

Hokkaido Day Four: A...

So this was my first day to leave Sapporo. The first destination is Obihiro. Looking back on it I am not sure why I chose to visit here. I think I was just looking for a 4th place to stop off on my trip. When I checked out the city online I found...

Hokkaido Day 2 &...

My second and third days in Hokkaido went by without much fanfare. As I had forgotten my new memory card for my camera, I headed to Bic Camera in the morning to pick up a new one. I also swung by the Fighters shop in Sapporo Station to pick up a...

Hokkaido Day One: 98...

Today I embarked on a ten day trip to the northern most of the main islands of Japan, Hokkaido. I decided that I have been active on this blog at all because I could never find a clear or unique purpose for it. I decided to go with a modern...

Stand Up Comedy: Yea...

A little over two years ago, I met a man named Trevor. Our girlfriends at the time were friends and that was how we met. While they were rambling on in Japanese, we were joking around and talking about a variety of things that one wouldn’t...