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The Name

Mountain Walks

Fell Walks

Coast Walks

Pilgrim Walks

Other Walks




The Barn

River Cruises

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Japan - September 2009


Approaching Matsumoto Castle

Matsumoto Castle

The Castle Walls


Jorinji Shrine, Matsumoto



Jorinji Shrine, Matsumoto

Kaichi Primary School, built in 1873

Next generation of mountain walkers!

Traditional Japanese Post Box

Cigarette vending machines in Matsumoto - how long would these last in U.K. before being trashed?

Traditional "Kura" in Matsumoto

Shop selling "Sembei"

Interesting antique shop in Nawate Street

Hidden treasures!


Night market in Matsumoto