Hotel Alpha 1 Marugame
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... were projected onto mist. One part was even interactive as the audience could download something to their phone and play a fishing game. Although it wasn't very long, it was beautiful to watch. Shiho was saying that Takamatsu was trying to improve tourism so this show was a new thing they were trying. Although my bum wasn't sore sitting on the cement steps, if they offered pillows and made the show a bit longer, I think they could do ...
... many red pines, after which Takamatsu is named. From here we drove to a lookout and saw where an ancient battlefield was along, with the harbour. For dinner, we went out with Shiho's friends. It was a set menu and had many courses. It was supposed to be Chinese and Shiho told me it was the Japanese version of Chinese. The food was amazing but did not come close to resembling any of the food that I had in ...
Made it to the island of Shikoku. Crossed from Honshu via a very long bridge - Seto-Ohashi. If Len could get his hands on this he could have 10 extra harbour crossings and all with rail - twin track. Very impressive.
The rail ride from Kyoto to Okayama ( still in Honshu ) was interesting in that it was built up all the way (well until the last 15km). Didn't quite expect the cities or towns ...
... houses and created art installations, again, hard to describe. Maybe go to www.benesse-artiste.jp and look for Art House Project to see if there are pictures. I wasn't allowed to take any. What a day. And the cool thing was, the young guy I was in the blue room with was on my ferry back, and his English was pretty good so we had a nice long talk about our experiences all day. So very ...
... lines, all laboriously translated by Mr Naito. At last we were let free to go and pick the strawberries for which they were famous. They have been crossed with wild strawberries in order to bring back some taste. They reminded me strongly of the wild ones that the kids used to sell by the side of the road in Poland.
We then caught the bullet train for another ride back to Osaka, where we ...
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