Category Archives: Marine

sea life


Went to the sea at Kanezaki again today. It was a bit choppy (namidatte iru) and cold and the visibility wasn’t as good as usual, but there was still plenty to see. I saw lots of pufferfish (fugu). But the … Continue reading

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Snorkelling at Kanezaki

We went to the beach near Kanezaki yesterday. It takes just ten minutes to drive there from our house and it’s one of our favourite places in the world. I donned my wetsuit and snorkelled while Shinobu and the kids … Continue reading

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Giant Hermit Crab

We took a group of kids out to Ohshima Island, which is a 30-minute boat trip from our nearest port. Everyone was playing in the shallow sea and on the beach when one of the kids called me over because … Continue reading

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