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... right strap. This is the second time that this has happened. I had exchanged the previous one after our European trip in 2011 for the same reason. I don't think that it is designed for that kind of weight. I couldn't find anything that I liked or that could take the weight. Will probably have to go back to Tokyo for it when we have a bit more time to browse.
Back to the hotel by 8pm for the usual nightly chores.
... know that Omagari Fireworks Display is among the safest competitions in Japan.
This is considered a pure competition because firework craftsmen compete in shooting off self-made fireworks by themselves.
The winner of the competition is honored with awards from the government: the Cabinet Prime Minister; the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry; The Secretary ...
Sad to already leave this wonderful ryokan at the lake, we took the hotel bus to the public bus who droped us at the JR station. We start to have more conversations as people who spend as well a night go back to Tokyo and speak English.
The trainride was a little difficult as the trains were full and we had to ...
... detail. The walls are just straight sides with aluminium windows without sills etc. Their height is out of proportion to the ground area and most are brown or grey or off green or yellow. There is just no colour or detail.
Many of the people ( male and female ) wear masks over their nose and mouth. It is quite strange to see so many people wearing them. And white cotton gloves. They seem quite concerned about catching something.
What a great (albeit long) day! Walking across a lava field.....a few thousand years after it cooled, exploring a ghost town (abandoned mining community), a relaxing soak in a natural hot tub complete with mud bath) and some beautiful fall colors!
The trip was sponsored by our Community Center's "Single & Unaccompanied NCO" program and is set-up to be a bit ...