Posts Tagged ‘Biwako’

The Hira Hakkou Festival

March 28, 2017

A pic from Sunday at our local annual festival in celebration of Lake Biwa, called the Hira Hakkou Festival. It involves a big fire – hence the smoke!



Where the gods of snow reside

January 26, 2017

Gateway to the snow gods

Bamboo Snow Tunnel

January 23, 2017

Tunnel of bamboo bearing the weight of today’s bump along our main access almost had us snowed in this evening.  Plenty of pot noodles in the storage, back-up genny fuelled up and dusted off.


Bamboo snow tunnel

Footprints on the beach.

January 17, 2017

Lake Biwa, Shiga, Japan