Four Pairs of Boots: A 3,200 Kilometre Hike The Length of Japan

Four Pairs of Boots: A 3,200 Kilometre Hike The Length of Japan


Japan is an interesting nation! one hundred twenty five million humans in a rustic merely somewhat higher than New Zealand, and simply as mountainous. we've got all noticeable the television pictures - cramped housing, commercial haze and crowded trains - yet what approximately 'the genuine Japan'? excellent mountains, twisting rivers, hidden harbours and rugged coastlines. this can be the tale of Craig McLachlan's ninety nine day stroll from one finish to the opposite looking for 'the actual Japan'. 1993 - what a 12 months to do it! The yr of the unending wet season! The 12 months and not using a summer time! The yr of earhtquakes, tsunami and typhoons - and sore ft! this is often one in every of 5 books to be had on Amazon approximately McLachlan's quite a few adventures in Japan. He has additionally climbed Japan's a hundred recognized Mountains in list time (78 days!), hiked the 88 Sacred Temples of Shikoku Pilgrimage, journeyed round the Saigoku 33 Temples of Kannon Pilgrimage, and trekked from the ocean of Japan to the Pacific Ocean mountain climbing all Japan's 3,000-meter peaks alongside the best way. See www.craigmclachlan.com.

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