The “R” Word

Every skier knows what I’m talking about. That moment when freezing levels go from 0 meters to 2000 meters can really put a damper on your ski plans, just like how bringing the wrong adaptor for your laptop can prevent you from backing up photos or blogging. Oh well…

Since Hakuba, we made the trek north to Hokkaido via ferry. The main island of Honshu hasn’t been seeing as much snow this year, so at the advice of some friends we made a big move north. It turned out to be a good move! Continue reading The “R” Word

Narita to Hakuba

  • Wednesday: Last day of work
  • Thursday: Pack, pack, and then pack some more
  • Friday: Drive from Lafayette, CO to Manhattan, IL
  • Saturday: Unpack, repack, wonder what we forgot…
  • Sunday: Fly from Chicago -> Seoul
  • Monday: Disappeared. Really, I don’t know where it went.
  • Tuesday: Fly from Seoul -> Narita, Japan

What an insane week to kick off the next few months of being “degenerate dirtbags” as our friend Jonny aptly called it. Continue reading Narita to Hakuba