Skiing at Hakuba

I bought a 5-day flexi pass for Nagano/Niigata area. I had used it on NEX (Narita Express) upon arrival. The cost of the 5-day 17000yen pass was the same price as a round trip ticket for Tokyo-Nagano. I was thankful for a klook code which took 10% off. There were many ways of getting to …

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Day 12 – Nagano/Haneda/Home

The original plan was to hang out at Nagano, shop around and take the day easy. It was eve of New Year Day. What I had not expected was that it turned out to be so cold at -2°c. It was also snowing and the city looked pretty blanketed in snow. It might sound very …

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