Hiro Station Hotel Annex
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... afternoon tea and how it was famous in Japan.
We decided to nip to a local supermarket and pick up the ingredients to make scones as a little surprise for them to say thank you for being so generous.
As usual, we caused a certain amount of mayhem in the supermarket as we tried to find flour and whipping cream in a totally different system (the flour is kept near the noodles not in the baking section). At one point we had three ...
... Well, after you know it's always easy, how to get a SIM card is another story, I am hopeful this problem gets fixed today as well.
Next day, with money in my pocket, feeling much better, I rode along the western coast, passing cities like Izumo and Oda. Traffic runs extremely smooth, nobody speeds, directions are very clearly marked in kanji and English. Isotake, a small fishing village was the place I decided to set up my ...
It's a beautiful warm, sunny day perfect for a ferry ride to Miyajima. This island in the Seto Inland Sea is one of the most scenic areas in Japan. As the ferry pulls into port we can see a huge orange torii gate that seems like it’s in the water. During high tide the torii gate and the entire Itsukushima Shinto shrine is floating on the water as all of the posts are sitting on the ...
... t help. After looking at the sign again, I figured it out...I'm a quick one. The man continued on his journey, but the woman stayed with me. She was determined that I was going to see her shrine! Once I made it in, I was led to a water trough or fountain with bamboo spoons and flowing water. There were picture directions and I was monitored by my new friend...I washed my hands and returned the spoon...wrong! I washed my hands THEN took a drink THEN ...
... really was beautiful. Whilst walking through the cemetery, it got me thinking that some of the greatest attractions of this world tends to be associated with the deceased, for example, pyramids of Giza, terracotta warriors in Xian, the Taj Mahal in Agra and Oku-no-in. All of which are magnificent in their own right (though I must say the Taj is my favourite). I wonder if we will build such great monuments for the dead today? The most amazing part of the ...
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