Matt's Yamanashi Life

June 2, 2015

Its still another 4 weeks away until our first 2015 peaches are ready to be enjoyed. Im looking forward to a juicy peach almost as much a the next Shia Lebeouf motivation video. Perhaps that’s pushing it, but that first hit of peach definitely keeps the motivation leve...

March 30, 2015

 

After doing some research and making delicious Kiwifruit sweets on a daily basis for Farmers Blend, I thought I would pull together a quick list of reasons why people should eat this wonder fruit.

 

With Kiwifruit being low in calories, full of antioxidants and energy t...

March 30, 2015

Part 2 of 2

 

Moving on from where we left off last time, you had a few too many wines at Budo no Oka which has made you think everything you say is as funny as Charlie Kelly in Its Always Sunny in Philadelphia. You have made a wise decision to pull the pin on the w...

March 15, 2015

Part one -the recovery steps after visiting Budo no Aka

 

After the blog on Budo no Oka, I’m going to enlighten you on two special Yamanashi activities that will get you more sober than talking to the most boring man in the world. Remember these two methods will not make...

March 15, 2015

As a New Zealander, we are always after a bargain. In Yamanashi there are many and if you’re after a day to sample some of Japans best wines at a unheralded price read on.

 

 

If your getting off the JR Chuo Line from Tokyo look directly over at the first hill and you wil...

February 22, 2015

Compared to 2014, this year there has not been ridiculous amounts of snow in Yamanashi, but there has been enough to get out and have some fun.

 

There are all from February 2014 in Yamanashi

On top of the Misaka range on the way to Kawaguchiko, 6 minutes from Morita Farm...

February 22, 2015

There are a few angry individuals who have visited me recently that didn’t get a chance to check out to this place. Nestled under MT Fuji in Shizuoka and being only a sneaky 10 minute drive from Lake Yamanaka, its another ideal spot to get to. Kirin whisky is a proud M...