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Apr 20, 2015 - Raindrops keep falling on my head ......
The raindrops almost feckin drowned me today! I haven't seen rain like this in a while, it has absolutely poured all day which put a bit of a damper (pun) on my rest/sightseeing day. Possibly not a bad thing as I had planned to hike into Hongu today but probs needed a break from my boots, so caught the bus instead. Ithe rain surely slowed me down a bit, thing is if we were meant to stay still we'd have roots and anyway, I'm like an old fashioned alarm clock, my brain only starts to tick when I'm wound up. Had a good day anyway, nice to...Jump to full entry
Wow, what an incredible day I had yesterday. I hiked through the glorious mountains and forests , all 21 kilometres of them for 7 solid hours only seeing a few Japanese day trippers once at a junction where I decided to take the high road. In some areas the forest was so dense I had to remove my sunglasses to be able to see where I was going. The waterfalls were many and beautiful, all day was spent climbing up one mountain, down the other side and back up again, extremely taxing and every muscle in my body aches today, I was too tired to...Jump to full entry