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The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (in a Costume and a Go-Kart)

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Every tour we have been on in Japan, from climbing Mt. Fuji to driving go-karts through the streets of Tokyo, have been dominated by Californians. So much so, that a stupefied New Zealander asked the California climbers if we have a state holiday at the end of June. “Why are you all here right now?” […]

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Scaling the Japanese Giant – a Mt. Fuji Adventure

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“He who does not climb Mt. Fuji once is a fool; he who climbs it more than once is also a fool.” Washing down a Vicodin with a 300mL bottle of cold sake purchased from the conveniently-located 7-11 on the ground level of our hotel’s building, the latter part of this Japanese proverb was stridently […]

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