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... to Tokyo is Mt Takao (Takao-san), which is a 90 minute train ride from my place. After every train station more and more hikers entered the train, all in full alpine outfit. The Japanese don't know the term 'slightly': if they go out to climb a mountain they seem to prepare for a week on Everest.
Takao-san itself was OK for sightseeing, but no real hiking experience. The road was ...
And there are even explanations in French about the toilet paper replacement. Just 1 mistake, that in fact is just a word missing, not big deal!
A shop selling foreigner products, never heard about Desobry as Belgian brand, but there are so much, impossible to know all. Same goes for the truffes...
There was a funny shop with many goodies, a beer shaker to get more foam, spicy Street Fighter Curry, Gunma t-shirt (joke about Gunma), a manga with ...
... sweets... and grasshoper.
I finally saw how looks the konyaku root, used to make the famous konyaku batake.
So, after the shop, the night arrived, and illuminations started. We had to follow the way with many yellow lights, we arrived at a kind of light village, with some Xmas decorations.
After to have walked and took pictures all around, we leave that place, and drive to Sakurayama, hoping to get a bit ...
... This line is going to Shinjuku, but this time I can't use the shinkansen. Fortunately my travel to Honjo should be less than 20 min.
Many people stopped at Shimmachi, on the way. Maybe a place to remember...
So arrived in Honjō, little city, where I will find some temples and shrines to visit.
This city is calm, nice place to walk. With internet I can find easily the spots I want to visit.
I noticed during this travel ...
... temps soit pluvieux, je n'ai pas pu faire d'assez bonnes photos pour redonner une idée de l'atmosphère de la ville. Si vous aimez des lieux traditionnels, Kawagoe est définitivement un endroit à visiter.
En repartant, la soeur m'a notifié quelque chose de marrant, en effet pour le Japon c'est assez inhabituel. Dans la zone Edo, il y a une église.
Fin de journée, retour à la maison, pluie aussi à Takasaki, donc la soeur aînée est venue me chercher à la gare.