In 2009 the South Korean government starts to study the revitalization of the four major rivers in the country, Han, Geum, Nakdong and Yeongsan. The main goal was to control droughts, floods and revitalize ecosystems and the water quality, it was almost 10 years of a government focused on the sustainability of the country, the project to revitalize the four rivers lasted around 4 years. Eleven species of fish were recovered.
Japan is definitely a country that you should consider for your next bicycle trip or add it on your route around the world. Before we come here, we have heard a lot of positive things about the country and for many, it is included in the Top 10 places to do bicycle travel.
Super safe in every way, it’s a place you’ll be stress free 99% of the time, if something happens to you, you’ll be part of the 1% who had the bad luck to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. In those 3 months that we traveled here nothing happened to us, even leaving the bicycle unlocked 95% of the time and pedaling on many busy roads.