Travel Blogs from Maebashi
... s great. Lets put it in the show!". The distance between being able to do something well in practice and being able to do it well in performance is not tremendous, but it is definitely a gap that must be bridged. When flying in practice, there is ample of time to compose yourself and really think about what you are going to do. Additionally, there is great difference in the pressure to succeed as it relates to whether or not you miss the trick.
... when she's feeling less than enthusiastic. In her head she sings the James Brown song "I Feel Good". You know the one...." I feel good!!...naa naa naa naa naa naa naa....like I knew that I would now....naa naa naa naa naa naa naa....." Honestly, if I picture his big smiling face and sing along in my head, it really does make me feel better. At least it puts a bit of additional wind under my wings.
Next step for me....home! The ...
This morning Cole and I got up at 5:00 am and walked about a mile to
Tenmongu Shrine this morning. As we walked along the road, the buildings
became older and older as we approached the base of the mountain. The
architecture is very rustic and intricate. The 30 foot walls of the shrine
were covered in relief, and even a 6 inch bird had every single feather
depicted. Detail is very important here. This is also true to everyday
life. When the maids ...
The ink workshop we had was very interesting. We had to paint Mount Fuji along with the master. The placement of the marks was very important with the ink. You were not trying to make long flowing beautiful lines. Instead the rougher they appeared the better. Thankfully we had practice paper. After painting twice, the Sensei asked me if I found it easy; apparently he thought I caught on fast because he told me he liked ...
... available are the folding bicycles. These are compact and fold up for easy storage. They also have a heavy frame and are utilitarian in nature. The remaining bicycles choices are children's bicycles and maybe one or two choices of hybrids (mountain bike frame, road bike tires). Performance bikes do exist but they are scarce and (naturally) quite expensive. At the circus I had been offered a couple of bikes for free. One, well used 'granny' bike that ...
Other places to stay in Maebashi
2-18-14 Omotecho, Maebashi | 3 star hotelfrom $67
2-24-1 Omotecho, Maebashi | Hotelfrom $53
2-16-1 Honcho, Maebashi | 3 star hotelfrom $75
1-3-2 Honmachi, Maebashi | Hotelfrom $72
3-24-1 Odomomachi, Maebashi | Hotelfrom $50
3-9-1 Minamicho, Maebashi | Hotelfrom $62
1-8-3 Mikawacho, Maebashi | Hotelfrom $56
1-9-7 Otemachi, Maebashi | Hotelfrom $95
3-12-2 Ishikuramachi, Maebashi | Hotelfrom $64
1-35-1 Furuichimachi, Maebashi | Hotelfrom $81
612 Nishizenmachi, Maebashi | Hotelfrom $89