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... for the day she also introduced herself and the bus driver in the most polite way. Sadly, she only speaks Japanese and entire tour is conducted in Japanese, since the guide talks fast, I kind of have to guess my way through what she is trying to explain. I am shocked to find she can not even pronounce my name "Andrew " in English. It's ok I told her, just call me Yeh san. It was a long drive so our first stop is actually at Furano ...
We said our goodbyes to those who are left and went back to the hotel to pack. We will be meeting at the station at 11.10am for the train to Chitose Airport. Our flight is at about 2pm and we get into Narita Airport at 3.40pm. We will be catching the 4.50pm or 4.55pm bus to Tachikawa to meet up with Norzin and Shigeki for dinner. It will be Norzin's birthday tomorrow but she offered to cook, which was a bit too much to ask. We decided on the Korean BBQ again.
... my future house.
We dropped of Hiroto back at the hostel and we headed back to Obihiro again. The weather looks threatening and Momo's mum called to warn us for the hurricane coming over Hokkaido. The wind was getting stronger and the fog was heavy but it wasn't to bad as we thought it would be. I was so tired after this lovely but intensive weekend that I slept almost right away. I slept like a log that night.
... some traditional routines what I try to copy. There is also a sumo platform what you rarely see according to Momo. Just before we parked the car we saw this little Indian place where people are even waiting to have dinner. It must be good there, so we want to try that as well. And good it is! We both take a curry soup with rice. It is a lot and I couldn't finish it, but I loved it!
Back in our hostel we have some chats with ...
In the morning it was still raining and the clouds hanging low. No point to go on a mountain when you cannot see anything
So we decided to visit the lavender fields and town in Furano closed by. There farms that grow lavender - and for once not rice fields or soy beans - and those are attractions to Japanese tourists. There is a local train line going there which came handy
We ate at ...
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