Visited Kumano area starting from Takijiri Oji through Gyuba doji and Nonaka’s springwater.
Hiked Kurama and Kifune areas and enjoyed 川床 (Kawadoko), riverside terrace restaurants.
Mt. Hiei (848m) is located between the east part of Kyoto. There are several beautiful temples that harmonized with the natural scenery of Mt. Hiei.
Visited Fushimi Inari Shrine and Mt. Daimonji near Ginkakuji Temple for hiking.
Hiked around Midagahara area along the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route.
Shikotsu Lake in Hokkaido has the second deepest water in Japan. We enjoyed hiking, hot spring and healthy lunch.