Travel Blogs from Kitashiobara-mura
... The views of Nihonmatsu and the surrounding mountains are beautiful. On return to Nihonmatsu, We paid a quick visit to the Nihonmatsu shrine. It is not as spectacular as those at the major tourist spots but it was peaceful and a nice place to visit. It also had many steps - good training for the streets of Paris and the Cinque Terra. Two of Jess's colleagues I invited us out to ...
... and had an interesting mix of food, including beef tongue and Sendai Yuki soba. It was really good. The Shinkansen were running again so we caught one to Koriyama and the local train back to home. It was interesting seeing the high school students one their way home at around 8:30pm. They have a long day with school and club activities. I gave expression to my inner Japanese and dozed off. I think Jess has the ...
Today was meet the colleagues day. Jess took us first to the Board of education, where we met her supervisor and read the radiation meter (that morning about .02 micro Sieverts per hour - you get more in Manhattan). It was also interesting to see the tow poor guys who sit in the office and represent TEPCO ( the nuclear plant owners). They are there to be the face of the company and cope any flack from the locals. Great job! We then drove to Jess's high school where we met ...
We had an interesting start to the day. I set off for an early morning dip in the Onsen and was about to enter what had been the men's bathroom the night before when I noticed a pink curtain across the door. A quick revision of my Kanji indicated that overnight the men had become women. After looking around for the candid camera crew, I beat a hasty retreat to the door behind the blue curtain. Mum and Jess arrived a short time later and nearly freaked out thinking Dad ...
... trees in full blossom. It was a stunning sight, with the lighting from a setting sun and wind blowing the blossom for the trees, link pink confetti. I took lots of photos. Once settled into our room we changed and went to the bath area. Jude will have to fill you in on her experience there. I went of to the blocks room, had a shower and went outside to the pools. It is awesome lying back in a ...
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