Monthly Archives: October 2013

August 2013: Kozushima, Japan

Wednesday August 7th to Friday August 9th 2013 Legend has it than in ancient times the gods of the Izu islands met on Kozushima to discuss how to share freshwater but legend and history are not the only things the … Continue reading

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July 2013: Shikinejima, Japan

Saturday July 20th 2013 Shikinejima is about 150km from Tokyo and part of the Izu Island chain.  An easy journey by boat (overnight ferry or fast jetfoil) takes you away from the hustle and bustle of the capital and down … Continue reading

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July 2013: Amami Oshima, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan

Friday July 12th to Sunday July 14th 2013 380km south of Kyushu is Amami Oshima, where the reefs are packed with life and coral growth is abundant.  Blessed with cobalt blue sea, colorful coral and ringed in white sandy beaches … Continue reading

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