The japow gods have once again returned to Niseko in full force this season. Since I was busy adulting, I only managed a week there in Feb 2018, but luckily there was still plenty of pow to be had. Loving it even more this season with the car which allowed us to avoid the great unwashed.
If hairpin turns and sexy wheels are your idea of fun, this self-drive tour is one of the best you can do when visiting Tokyo. Highly recommended for not-boring people.
Trip reports and budgeting for my Nov 2017 road trip to Nikko, Japan. ‘Cos public transport is for plebes.
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.
If you are considering whether to self-drive or take the coach up to Whistler from Vancouver, think no further! Definitely self-drive as there are so many interesting stops en route Highway 99, also known as the sea-to-sky highway.
8 seasons later, we are back at the very spot where I took my first snowboard lesson (not forgetting the weeping and gnashing of teeth).
We did the Kathleen Springs walk (2.5km, Grade 2 of 5) en route to Curtin Springs, the only motel accommodation between Kings Canyon and Ayers Rock. The 300km drive from Kings Canyon to Ayers Rock is on sealed roads and you do not need a 4WD for this segment