Hotel Sunroute Tokushima
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... dance, and a team of musicians and dancers give demonstrations a few times a day.
We skipped the museum but went to see the show. It was light on the actual dancing – there was a presenter who spent a lot of time explaining each individual element – but still fun. The dance is accompanied by a simple repetitive piece of music played on shamisen, flute, drums and a small cymbal, which can be sped up or slowed down.
A strange day to do a walk for no reason. Cloudy with the sun threatening to burst through I started on the first five temples of the famous 88 temple walk. Serene and well trodden there is a ritual to be found in walking. A clarity of mind which is fostered in tradition here in Shikoku. You look lost, help is thrust upon you. Just as you feel you have lost your way a sign appears (on a lamppost). Bowing, washing hands spitting water. Cleansed you light incense, say your sutras, ring a ...
... o'clock service. Meals were with pilgrims , so I ate with an older father daughter and a loud laughing bald guy in his yukata. Breakfast was at 6 and then they were off walking again. I am realizing that one of the most important phrases to understand is ,'Are you travelling alone?', I get asked that alot! Oh, Forgot, I stopped in Kotohira on the way to Oboke and climbed to a temple and took an udon noodle making ...
... on the tourist leaflets, we were slightly underwhelmed by the whirlpools when we got there! We had thought that there would be 2 really big, deep whirlpools under the bridge, however it is actually more like lots of little whirlpools which all twist and turn into one another. It was still a pretty impressive sight though.
After seeing the whirlpools we made a mad dash to get the next train to Takumatsu only to find that on the way we had an hour stop at ...
... the Japanese killing frenzy in the Cove etc.. Boooooooooooom!! Brain do not compute. Error. A dark blank screen! Ah no no no, this is not a petty post! I am not after you guys going 'Awwww.. Poor little Malena!' These are just facts. I have for the last 6 months felt like I was sitting in a solid bubble, painted into a corner. Not being able to move. Not very happy. Not sociable. Moody. Angry. Tired. Just wanting to be left alone.. Still so very lonely. I lost hope. ...