Fukushima Tree planting and other environmental impact updates!!

A big thank you again to the generous donours for the tree planting activities in Fukushima, Japan!!! Here some updates and pictures. Some of you might remember our volunteering activities last year July with Tochigi Conservation Corps (TCC) and its sister organisation Fukushima Conservation Corps (FCC). Our exciting forest conservation activities included invasive bamboo species cutting and […]

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One year of amazing cycling with young kids

On 22nd of April 2016 we unpacked our bikes in Osaka / Japan. Now 12 months later on Australia’s eastern seaboard we are looking back with wonder at many amazing experiences, inspirational encounters, wilderness and wildlife…and of course numerous playgrounds. More than 6300km of cycling in Japan, Korea and Australia along endless coastlines, over mountains […]

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Shiretoku vive! Wild Japan at its best!

Long live the Shiretoku Goko Lakes and the 300 square metre Movement! Ongoing fund raising for more tree planting activities at the Fukushima shores – also from you? Thanks to some previous Cycle Generation donations we could support another well worthy forest conservation project. This time for the large area around the Shiretoku Goko 5 […]

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Countdown to Typhoon Number 7

8.00 pm on 17th of August 2016 : I have just arrived at one of the coin laundries in Wakkanai, city at the Far North of Hokkaido. It is already pitch dark outside, heavy rain and pretty windy. I am waiting for the Typhoon – Typhoon Number 7. Already 3 days ago we got alerted by our […]

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Modern Nomads in Hokkaido

In summer, Hokkaido draws touring bikers and cyclists like flowers attract honey bees. “Honeybee tribe” (Jap.: mitsubachi-zoku) they are indeed called, the motorcyclists that flock since the 80’s to the most Northern of the Japanese Islands during the flowery time of summer touring from one campground to the next, covering all corners of this beautiful region. Also […]

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