The Adventures Of A Tenkara Fanatic Living In Japan
The Black Ship Festival
Every year the city of Shimoda, near the tip of Izu Peninsula (and the location for my recent Tenkara AmagoRead more.
With the end of the mountain stream season fast approaching I was itching for a bigger trip. Something I’ve wantedRead more.
Ayu are a highly sought after game fish in Japan, some of the best rivers in Japan that they callRead more.
Exploring Aizu – The Majestic Interior of Fukushima Prefecture
After spending a few days in Nikko National Park, I was ready to leave the Silver Week crowds behind andRead more.
It’s that time of the year where the cherry blossoms bloom creating a cloudscape of pink, white, and red that smothers aRead more.
Aokigahara (青木ヶ原) is a relatively small forest on the northwest flank of Mount Fuji. It is more commonly known as theRead more.
End of the Tenkara Season – Part I
It was the hottest recorded summer this year in Japan, so much so that besides a brief foray into theRead more.
Izu Peninsula – Amago Country
Since becoming a father my Tenkara adventures have tapered off a little. This doesn’t mean that my passion for theRead more.
Fujigoko (富士五湖), or Fuji Five Lakes in English, is a Japanese national treasure of exquisite and unbelievable beauty. My twoRead more.
It has been awhile since I last put together a flies article. Here I have compiled a few of myRead more.
Japanese Kit Kat
Though my first week in Japan was a blur of jet lag, a slight bout of food poisoning, unpacking, and cultureRead more.