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... elicits wide-eyed wonder, but the rest of the meal is quite outstanding. The pizza would even appeal to RI brick-oven experts!
Back to the station, we wander through the now thick crowds like a set of ducklings. Two-by-two the Amy-Lily combo is easier to spot and keep track of than you might think and we manage to stay together despite some accordion-like expanding and contracting of the line.
The fun with Amy continues back at the home ...
... enticing taste to what is beyond the turnstile.
Entry is a mere 1300 yen (AUD $13) .. and the park is open till 6pm at night.
The entire park covers an area of approx 22 acres.. that's a lot of watering to do!
Each season has it's own floral wonders..
We have missed the Cherry blossoms.. are too early for the rose gardens BUT boy , oh , boy are we on time for the Wisterias, Azaleas, ...
... background ...
(sorry I sound a bit too much Spaceballs, no ? The Spacballs cereals, Spaceballs t-shirt...).
Of course, you can find gashapon boxes a bit everywhere in Japan.
Kimono shop, another with so cute decoration around matsuri theme, the famous big candy shop I already discovered in Osaka.
And I finally saw the sign saying that the purikura area is forbidden for men, at least when they are alone. Yes, Japan is careful with perverts and ...
... But it was still bit too early again.
We had to pay 500 yen to enter the area with the car, recieved a nice "pass" and drink ticket.
Indeed we recieved a ticket to get a free "amazake", a hot alcool made with rice, milky texture... I couldn't drink it in full, it's not strong but I'm far than milk lover.
At least it was warming my hands after the long walk in Sakurayama.
Walking the evening in woods, parks is ...
... temples are linked to cemetary, something I didn't see in Tokyo, Kyoto etc... So, you feel that you have to be even more respectful while visiting these places.
First temple was really small, but the "gate" building seemed so old. Others were a bit bigger, but also interesting. One of them was surrounded by barriers, engraved with red texts.
The visit ended and although it was not long, it was really interesting to walk in a ...