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... to primary school there. Consequently, she speaks like a Japanese native and speaks to Wesley at home in Japanese. Wesley has also been going to Japanese school on the weekends since pre-school. We've also gained a new circle of friends from meeting parents of the children that Wesley has gone to Japanese school with over the years. Further, Amy has family and friends in Japan so we've been there for a few visits. All of this sparked an initial interest in the country and then ...
... Japanese tradition of presentable packaging/wrapping.
I've contacted Rob again, the Canadian in Tochigi (about 20 km away) who moved here from Toronto with his Japanese wife and kids to hook up for a ride tomorrow. We've got our fingers crossed that the weather will be dry.
Already, I'm missing the riding in Iiyama when you start in the countryside right outside the door of the inn. Here in Ashikaga, on ...
... you could see mountains and the valley beyond and even the Sea of Japan off into the distance.
After asking another photographer to take a photo of me, I started my descent. At one point, I stopped by the side of the road where a hose was shooting out water. There were signs in Japanese and a ladle and a glass beside the hose so I assumed this was potable, natural spring water. I stopped and had a couple of good sips and it tasted fine.
Finally, off the ...
... br> self explanatory..3:30pm - 9pm Saturday, Sunday & National Holidays..
Oh well, there's always next time!
With many many photos taken and our fill with the magnificent wisteria fragrance we travel back to Tokyo on the Express Shrinkensen train.. travel time cut in half but cost doubled!
Final verdict? ... A must do day out for all that visit Tokyo in Fuji Season!
Nothing huge planned today, only visiting the shopping center AEON.
The day before was cold, we were bit tired, so we started the day more late and more slow.
Since some days the sister is proposing me a breakfast with the bread from Costco supermarket. I just have to warm it in the grill.
Today there were no breakfast foreseen, but while he was in the shower I quickly warm a bread, I was starving too much.
Got a chestnut ice cream while in the ...