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Today I took advantage of the open day at the imperial palace and had a quick look around. It wasn't anything that special compared to many of the other palaces and temples I'd seen in Kyoto however there were a few interesting, colourful panels. Once I had finished at the palace I headed out to Ida Ueno by train. The journey took around 1 hr 45 mins and required 3 transfers each way. However all the train travel allowed me a bit of a rest from the amount of ...
Sat next to a guy on the ltd express to Nagoya and he noticed how wet I was and asked "Suzuka"? We laughed a little and tried to have a conversation. Without more than a couple of words between us I managed to work out he raced motorcycles at Suzuka, until injuries to his knee and shoulder became too much. My babel fish app works well enough when I resist the temptation to formulate conjunction riddled sentences and keep it simple: 'it rain ...
Perfect spot to watch the race, well, apart from the RSJ blocking the video screen but the best part about the rain was that there were plenty of empty seats so I moved a little closer after the first lap. I was watching the JCB move Sutil's car after he spun off, then saw the giant forklift move sideways with a big thump and splash of water. Initially ...
Made it to the track and wandered about looking at the souvenir stands, same old stuff as you get at Melbourne. Redbull stand 4 deep in a queue, catherham: empty. First poor food experience since coming to japan.... I hope that's not because I'm fending for myself, as Amanda is back in Kyoto watching on the iPad, .... Doesn't bode well for the next two weeks when I'll be on my own. Just watched the drivers parade. And I have a perfect spot at the ...
... br> Sitting here in the ryokan is the right way to end a long day. It’s a nice, but plain place—no special frills, no ornate minimalism. I booked it cause it was cheap and fit the location I needed. It's been a nice surprise how the simple things here really make it a vacation—a long hot bath and soak, a robe, some hot tea, air conditioning, and the privacy of your own room to talk to yourself. (If you can’t feed ...
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