Travel Journal

Serendipitous Adventure in Mt. Togakushi

Hello everyone! Here’s the second day of my Going solo in Nagano blog. https://youtu.be/mx8lhJoQRKs I had to do a lot more walking on this part of my trip since Togakushi is historically a pilgrimage site. Mount Togakushi is a rocky mountain and home of Shinto shrines called Hokosha (lower shrine), Chusha (middle shrine), and Okusha… Continue reading Serendipitous Adventure in Mt. Togakushi

Travel Journal

Going SOLO in NAGANO part 1

Hello everyone! Welcome to Autumn in Japan blog series. https://youtu.be/3l-0bkyBO7g Last week, I found out about a bus company called Willer Express and decided to take a bus ride to Nagano city. It was only 3,800JPY for a roundtrip bus ticket from Shinjuku to Nagano. It was really cheap because of the roundtrip discount! Plus,… Continue reading Going SOLO in NAGANO part 1