All posts tagged: natures

bamboo.

One of my favorite outings in Japan was our Arishiyama adventure day! We got up early to visit the famous Bamboo Grove! There is the main path with crazy tall bamboo – the one that is highly photographed. I wonder how old the bamboo is here. It seems they preserve a lot of the bamboo grove, but there are also areas where they grow and harvest the bamboo for building and craft material. We took our time taking it all in; it was so peaceful. You know us and crowds though – we left as soon as it got hard to take a photo without a photobomber. But not before having a panda photoshoot. šŸ™‚ Ahh, where do you like to explore on vacay? In the natures? Share below!

eagle creek trail.Ā ļ»æ

I could hardly wait for this trip to Portland because I was going to go there with my adventure buddy – my Hubby!Ā I was so excited to explore the Portland natures with him! Apparently, for our minimoon we hiked Eagle FallsĀ trail and on this trip, our anniversary trip, we hikedĀ Eagle Creek trail. Whaaaat? Pictures don’t do this trail justice, but imagine waterfalls, cool breezes, greenery all around, crossing creeks, … We made it to Lower Punch Bowl Falls, where stopped for a banh mi snack. We love us someĀ dining waterfall-side. Next time, we want to do a day-long hike to Tunnel Falls and maybe check out some other trails, too.Ā What are some of your favorite hikes? Share below!