I know, I know, it’s already winter. But better late than never for this trip report where we went to see the famous autumn colours of Nikko, Japan.
Since it’s Mothers’ Day here is the long delayed trip report of my visit to Hakone with Mummy dearest back in 2015. As you know I dislike this sort of typical tourist itinerary, but it is a good place to bring the old folks and first-timers to Japan.
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Trip reports and budgeting for a 3-night stay in Tokyo with a 1 night side trip to a hot springs area.
Girlie trip with mummy dearest!
Finally we reach the “grand finale” of our Hokkaido road trip, the vibrant flower farms of Central Hokkaido.
First day of our road trip proper, leaving the “hustle and bustle” of Sapporo city for the “Hokkaido wilderness”.