Travel Blogs from Kanoya
... moments to walk around town and get feel for the place.
I must say there are tons of eateries here i'm quite impressed. It is really quite well developed a lot of arcades, and a massive train station. Tomorrow i am using my last train pass for a final long local train ride in ...
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 ...
... t help but noticing a large certificate from the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden where he spent a brief time doing research. So Emile and the doctor exchange some words in Swedish. What a small world. He confirms what I thought.... bronchitis. His clinic also dispenses medication and we leave with a 7-day supply of antibiotics, a pill for the cough and a decongestant. All that ...
... we had 38 years ago is unfortunately not available, but that we will get an upgrade instead. The hotel sits high on a hill and overlooks the city, the bay and Mount Sakurajima, a still active volcano. According to the information in the hotel Sakurajima has erupted several times each month for several years in a row. But for some reason it has not erupted yet this month. We have dinner in the french restaurant on the top floor and get to watch another firework show! ...
... yes, I said it was active. Mostly the eruptions just spray a bit of dust up, but the real eruptions happen often enough for the locals to have built volcano shelters on the road. They are simply concrete buildings about the size of one-car garages, closed on all but one side that faces away from the volcano.
UPDATE: The 500th eruption of the year was bigger than ...
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