Hotel Fujisawa Hakkoda
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The grounds are very peaceful. There are several ponds. One with a waterfall and several with the large "gold fish" that the Japanese seem to love.
They were working on the grounds around the pagoda. They had laid out some big boulders and were in the process ...
Working on checking off a few "must see" items off my Japan Bucket List so Saturday morning with iffy weather (thus ruling out another kayak adventure), I headed for the west coast of Honshu island to see a the Takayamainari Shrine. Or better known as "100 Torii Gates"......but there are actually more than 200 gates. No, ...
Each year the city of Misawa and Misawa Air Base partner for a great celebration of American culture. .......or at least what the local nationals believe to be American style. The theme varies year to year from western, which brings out the cowboy boots and big belt buckles,to music themes from Rock & Roll to Punk or Funk.
This year ...
Just a point on a map
Caught the ferry here - about 1 hour, no exactly 1 hour. Nice smooth ride thank goodness.
Saw lots of dolphins on the way that the Japanese passengers went ooh aah about. They were probably thinking " I want to get that one and eat it".
Had 20 ...
... you then have to walk for miles to actually find them as they travel up to 10km a day. Got up really close to the whole troup. Big ones, middle sized ones and small ones ( from 2 weeks old to about 20 years old). It was a really lovely day in the forest and watching them. Stayed with them for a couple of hours and sort of just wandered along with them.
The Youth hostel is similar to the one I stayed in in ...