AnneMarie and Andrew

Annemarie and Andrew – Trekking Asia

Matsumoto Castle & Utsukushigahara

Matsumoto Castle & Utsukushigahara


Posted on Jul 17, 2014

This was our fourth day in the Japanese Alps. Yesterday, we had driven from Kanazawa to Kurobe Dam and then to Matsumoto. Today, the plan was to visit Matsumoto castle and then to go to the Utsukushigahara highlands for a walk, or if it rained (as it often does) then we would drive on the mountain passes. First, Andrew had his hair cut. He nearly got a number 1 all over as the clipper blades here are in milometres and not as we are...

Read More