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 ...
... all over Japan. And ln that list I found an English speaking physician who runs a small clinic in Kagoshima. When I called the climic the person answering the phone only speaks Japanese. The English speaking lady at the desk is kind enough to call for me and yes, they will kindly squeeze me in. Within 15 min of arriving at the clinic the doctor can already see me. His English is fluent and ...
... trees and bamboo swaying in the wind. Many clouds hanging over the mountains and in narrow valleys, there are rice paddies everywhere and we also see a lot of fruit trees. We stop at a rest area halfway to get a drink, Emile craves cookies and I can't resist some chicken yakitori from a food stall. The electronic road signs keep showing rain and an umbrella. By 4 pm we arrive at the Shiroyama Kanko Hotel where they kindly welcome us back. We are told that ...
... up the path toward the lava observatory but were not able to see the trail of lava moving down the mountain. Our guide assured us that it was there, but just not the right conditions to see it.
There was a coating of fine gray ash on most everything in the area, which included us by the time we were ready to leave. We were there just after the 437th eruption of ...
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