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A special day not only because Clance rolled into his 12th year, also because it was the Spences last day on snow. And it was quite a day. We only took Tilly for 1 ski around lunch time, as the temp was -11C, -21 with wind chill. She handled it pretty well, and very unusually Jeremy also was struggling. Clance had a sore knee following an altercation with the door step in his hotel room, so this afternoon Aubrey, Andrew & ...
... ladies and mens Onsens (hot spring baths that reek of Sulphur), futons to sleep on, rice paper screens in the rooms, and a marvellous view across the valley and town.
After arriving we went for a wander through town to see the shops and get a feel for the layout of the place, It took us a while to find somewhere for dinner, and what we found was a genuine article Sushi/ Sashimi restaurant. While a few of our group stuck with fairly ...
... is now hurting. I've iced it and taken some ibuprofen to see if it will help.
Yesterday, I just hung around the hotel and the train station as I couldn't go too far with my aching knee. Both lunch and dinner were bento boxes purchased from the station supermarket. Lunch was 580 yen for a chicken bento box that was quite good and dinner was noodles and some veggies for 580 yen as well. That's a little over $6 each...cheap but good ...
... I made it to a gas station a nerve wrecking 45 minutes later. After my tank had gas I was able to once again focus on driving and it wasn't too bad apart from the constant windings in the mountains. Training was insightful and gave me the confidence once again that this task is not going to be that difficult and that there will be plenty fun along the way. I met the other ALTs in my prefecture ...
... or package deal. Generally
bottled and packed fruit juices have sugar. Should you cant squeeze the
grapefruit, than take in it :-) .
Lunch tuna sandwich prepare from
two slices of complete grain bread, a can of tuna fillet in brine, 5
olives, 2-3 lettuce leaves.
Snack cappuccino or milk with immediate espresso, or just milk.
Dinner a pizza by using a glass of wine alright this is often Saturday evening, it is possible to take it easy lol