Ok, ok. Cool cool cool.
In 2016 I...
Watched the 1st sunrise from a mountain top
Ate raw wild boar and and deer on the coast, then jumped in the ocean (Jan. 1st)
Saw numerous izu shika
Went to Okinawa 2 times (Ishigaki and Miyakojima...8 islands)
Bought a wonderful Honda Airwave
Said goodbye to our beloved Suzuki Kei car
Camped too many times to count
Went to Noto Hanto for the morning market
Drove on a beach in Chirihama
Bathed in Kusatsu (again), Shirahone awanoyu), and many more
-Visited "old Japan" town Shirakawa
Snorkeled all around Izu peninsula
Made bacon, smoke boxes, sausages, bone broth, and more
Stayed in some cool AirBnB: muromachi, shimoda, and more
Took up homebrewing
Took a Japanese test and began formal study
Went to so many Japanese festivals and craft beer festivals
Went to Shimada Obi Masturi
Had a good time.