Back in September 2014, we visited the Arashiyama monkey park in Iwayatama. I've been obsessed with monkeys for as long as I can recall, so seeing them up close, wandering free on the mountain top, was an absolute delight. And this morning, I came across a bunch of videos I took on this trip, all safely… Continue reading Memories of Japan: Monkeys!
Yesterday, I got to spend a couple of hours fulfilling a goal I've had for as long as I can remember: getting close to monkeys in their own environment. In short, it was fantastic. We visited the Arishiyama monkey park to the west of Kyoto and, after a 20min hike up the side of a… Continue reading Up close and personal