Japan is such a well ordered country. Even the ice walls in Teteyama are cut in a precise manner and at a specified time. Not early or later, more or less. Such precision exudes predictiveness. Thus our confidence to be able to pull off an 8-hour road trip to Tateyama and back to our hotel over >100km of small country roads with little GPS cover.
But it was worth it! Read more here about what we saw and did.