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... for some spicy food, so I spot a Thai restaurant on my way back to the hostel, sit in there and enjoy a fantastic Pad Thai, Pay the bill and decide to head to my first Onsen (Public Bath house) so heres the drill, you get in changeroom strip down all your riggin, and sit down at a little stump and wash your body really good, then for go and relax in 40deg+ hotspring and after putting so many miles on it feels awsome to relax, so for the ...
... lobby vending machines when the other person needed some 'personal' time) and got myself ready for the trip out to Kyoto. I could hear Amanda wake up and complain about her butt and feet, and I have to say I felt very bad about inflicting that on her, and it was a shocking sight..... But moving on. While she screamed her way ...
... in a pool, before heading out to the bay in the afternoon. Scuba diving, for those who haven`t done it, comes highly recommended: we saw an array of catfish, electric blue and orange fish, a few eels, lionfish, lots of cool stuff, even though the visibility was at times limited.
Unfortunately the journey home was less fun: it started badly when Gabe, his head still full of salt water and slightly dizzy after the pressure changes, got car sick and vomited. It got worse when we ...
... and cool slowly down. have a nap and recharge batteries. We are the only guests and have all the attention of the personell.
The onsen we can enjoy for the first time together and this is a perfect cure for our muscles to recover. There is even a refridgerator with beer available.
In our Yukata we are seated in the dining room and enjoy a great dinner and we take another bath before we retire.
What a nice treat after such a nice trip
... up for the final stretch.
Fortunately we have some proviant with us and water. The prices for water and food are rising with the altitude and are about 4-5 times the shop price.
We use the head lights and continue to go up, We realize that we are in the first group arriving at the summit on 3747m. Now the temperatures are between 0-5°C and the wind causes additional chill. But we find a place to sit and wait until the ...