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... could scrounge together), a trip to the restored part of Dejima Island (the man-made island on which the Ducth were allowed to stay - the single place of direct trade with the outside world during the Edo period) and a nice walk around the harbour (very ...
... around just before the closing and only had the hypocenter monument left to see, which we got in right as it was getting dark. These kind of sites make for quite a heavy day.
Before heading back to the hotel we make a quick trip to the shopping area around Nagasaki Station. Maybe I thought a little retail therapy would help lighten our spirits. We didn't buy much though, Betsy only got a book. We were back at the hotel for a little before heading out to dinner at ...
... Castella... In the afternoon I visited the atomic bomb museum a place to make you quiet... It shows the destructive force of the bomb and the after effects like radiation... The place does not give a lot of background information about the prelude to the war but shows artifacts and personal stories which makes it very personal. I can only hope such a weapon will never be used again...Huis ten Bosch experience will follow shortly...
Without much success despite trying out a couple more car rental companies, had to turn to Plan B! But what's plan B? Is there a plan B....
The direct coach ride from the airport to Nagasaki was about 2-3 hours.
Plan of visiting the scenic pottery villages in Okawachiyama and Arita was gone!
... was nice but very filling. After dinner we headed up to the top deck so Darelle could make a couple of phone called and we waited until our departure at 8pm so we could take some night shots of passing under the bridge. We organized to meet Maree & Andy at the Aquarium Bar on deck 4 so we could have a drink for my birthday. We had a couple of drinks and finished at about 10pm and decided to head off to ...
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