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... the suffering, enough reasons, why to do seemingly so crazy things!
My running friends on the Gold Coast can probably sing a song about this, as I read ,they were doing the 500 km Endeavour run at temperature of up to 47 degree, and, I am sure, sill be happy at the end!
Well, really hope to join you guys next year!
Anyway, Saturday night, my destination in the centre of a very lively city, restaurants and shops still ...
Just Japan now, off the beaten track, the best way to see it, with a guided and a small group of 11. Starting with Kyoto, an ancient capital off to beautiful towns offering lovely warm baths, even a fish spa! And the water just flows constantly through.
The fish nibble away at your feet, it's a lot of fun. Some peoples legs are black with baby coi, other people ...
... they were really poor quality anyway. We may consider buying a yukata (Japanese PJs) at our last stop at Sapporo.
Breakfast will be at 7.30am tomorrow. The weather forecast is for rain, possibly due to Typhoon Phanfone drifting off the southern coast of Japan. So far, we haven't experienced much in bad weather. It has been seriously hot and humid. We are scheduled to go on to four different trains tomorrow
... still warm and little wind
Next day we had half a day before leaving Kagoshima, this is one of our favourite cities since amongst other things it has a good tram system, also some great arcades and the port area great views of the volcano Sakurajima, this is about 20 min ferry ride away many people live there and it is still active - a bit like Mt Etna I suppose.
We arrived at Hakata for a two ...
We arrive in Kagoshima, a city at the southern tip of Japan's southernmost island of Kyushu at 7am and we will need to be back on board by 2.30 this afternoon so we are up and onshore before 8am. But what to do as we have no set plans. We take the free shuttle into the city which is a 40 minute drive and in that time we decide that we want to go to see the Volcano. Sakurajima is one of Japan's most active volcanoes. The island sits just off the coast of Kagoshima so to ...