The best swimming spots in Northern Nagano

I used to think Japanese folding fans were just for decoration, I also used to think it wasn’t necessary to ever take 3 showers in one day, I used to think I wasn’t really a “sweaty person”, and then I experienced my first Japanese summer. They say some like it hot, but when the thermometer hits the mid-thirties (Celsius) and the humidity is over 85%, there’s nothing for it but to head for your favorite cool-down spot. Here’s my top 4 swimming holes in the area. Read More