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... some fellow Brits, by meet I mean they recognized it wasn't Japanese and nodded, I seemed to follow them round but of course we could nt actually speak! Still looking for the Japanese unicorns . Pfft. The weather is so bad by now there doesn't seem much point in hanging around so it's the train again. I sill about 20 times each time there is a rush of people to help. And not laugh. I would have laughed, And back to the city of nothing. You me ...
... t happen in a hilton. Berlin - amazing a room of 16 beds and I saw no one, everyone was polite and quite, I made friends in the lounge and they fed us each night for free. Soup mainly and sometimes sausage but always with really good bread. And here I am in japan. Still my love of hotels was strong,the first night was in a hotel by the airport. 4 stars, lovely room, bath. Telly. And a pool. Well worth the giant reduction I had on the room. Then there was the 5 star. And to ...
... means I get off at the castle not the bus station. I give two girls a blister plaster each and there is much bowing, I'm not sure how to explain that once on it's probably best to soak it off other wise it hurts like hell, they seem clever enough, they'll work it out. 500 yen gets me two people showing me how to get a ticket, the instructions in English would have sufficed but they were very keen to help. The ticket I think is for the castle, no one ...
... I had the general idea but the actual map from google was very confusing. I knew that I had until 11AM before I had to check out. I was emailing Hidaka-san asking for direction and maybe a picture of how to get there. I had received nothing from him by 11, and I had to scramble to find someplace with Wifi I could crash at to get his email.
I ended up in Fukuoka's largest underground shopping area off the metro. The whole underground area is a ...
... time. Carlene went to the arcade again and mcdonalds. We got ice cream. Then, we bought drinks and set up the thank you party. ,y host family was late so I had to wait. When she got there, so started bawling and I didn't know what to do. We got Insode and Joanne made a speech.then, we thanked the families and sang. When I thanked my host family, she started to cry again. Liana ...
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