Jeremy Hainsworth

For Jeremy Hainsworth's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Taking one of the world's longest train rides

Aug 29, 2015

Taking one of the world's longest train rides

It was the realization of a dream from a childhood obsessed with trains: taking one of the world’s longest train rides, on the Trans Mongolian Express and Trans Siberian Railway. The trip went from Beijing, China, via Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, and across Russia to Moscow ...

Manaus: adventurers' gateway to the Amazon

May 3, 2014

Manaus: adventurers' gateway to the Amazon

The Amazon guide raised his hand in the steaming forest and looked at me at the end of a line of six hikers. “Do you want a machete, Jeremy?” said the guide, Shane Zammette. “Jaguars always attack from the rear.” I spent the next ...