Hotel New Yokosuka
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... this day so seeing them without grass and a little shade didn't invite us to want to spend time here. There were horse rides, one lap around the paddock for $8? I don't think so! It only cost $5 to ride a camel at the zoo! We'll ride horses some other time.
For $3.10 (each of these event costs gets you a ticket which you present to whoever is operating that station) the kids got 20 minutes of sledding. This was fun! They had a ...
... other time of day. We're talking a 5oz glass of wine or beer. If you plan to go out to eat and have a beer, you better be walking or taking a bus/train home. Check this out: If you loose your license for ANY REASON for 6 months or longer, you HAVE to sell your car! You have ONE WEEK to sell your car. If nobody buys it, you have JUNK IT! This may be part of my new fitness routine, no wine and lots of walking!
We did buy a car the first ...
... wise running bus and a counter-clock-wise running bus. The clock wise bus doesn't run for most of the mid-day. The kids wanted to find the library which was at the end of the counter clock bus route which means we got to ride along and see where everything is in relation to our hotel.
The library is really nice! On the way, I ran into a mom who was from Orange Park...her kid went to Raelyn's school. Across the street is the NEX ...
... The temple was pretty, but seemed a bit soulless to me. Most are there to give prayer offerings of coins and pieces of paper tied to string. The Japanese are not a particularly religious people, and the temple to me was dead and very loud.
I walked around for ages trying to find the subway, and I'm not afraid to ask for directions, but it was rarely fruitful. Oddly enough an Argentinian helped me find the way. The subway map looks like some ...
... a while to figure out how to work the
machine – there was no English instructions and the staff didn’t really speak
any either. Eventually we figured it out
and picked a few random tunes to hum along to – without English or romanji
lyrics I was struggling to remember the handful of Japanese songs I know!
By the time we finished it was after midnight so we headed
back to the hostel for some sleep – great ...