Travel Blogs from Kanoya
Living my last moments here in Japan with not a long to go before hitting the next country. The timetable of the ferry wasn't the best, i would have rather taken a morning one back to Kagoshima to give me some time to explore the city but unfortunately i arrive at 6pm back here leaving ...
After a night on the ferry from Matsuyama to Kokura (arriving under the rain at 5am), i found the JR train station and began the long journey until Kagoshima. The typhoon is everywhere on the news and it's a gamble to try and avoid it.
Arrived in Kagoshima at night and called it a ...
... t help but noticing a large certificate from the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden where he spent a brief time doing research. So Emile and the doctor exchange some words in Swedish. What a small world. He confirms what I thought.... bronchitis. His clinic also dispenses medication and we leave with a 7-day supply of antibiotics, a pill for the cough and a decongestant. All that ...
... we had 38 years ago is unfortunately not available, but that we will get an upgrade instead. The hotel sits high on a hill and overlooks the city, the bay and Mount Sakurajima, a still active volcano. According to the information in the hotel Sakurajima has erupted several times each month for several years in a row. But for some reason it has not erupted yet this month. We have dinner in the french restaurant on the top floor and get to watch another firework show! ...
... left the city of Kagoshima across the bay covered with ash. Glad we were not on the island when that happened.
After a nice dinner with our very friendly and easy-to-talk-to tablemates, we enjoyed watching the Movie Under the Stars on the pool deck. It was nice to relax in a lounge chair and feel the ocean breezes while watching the movie.
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Kobayashi Kanoya
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