Kagoshima Daiichi Hotel Kamoike
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... behind. I don't know how many times to have come to altitudes of more then one thousand meters or more, to get down again to sea level again.
For a while it was summerly warm again, jumpers and trousers could be stowed into the bags again, towards the night and specially up in the heights, the cold came back and so the jumpers.
Well, regardless of all that, my mind was focused to reach Kagoshima, my legs did not mind and I ...
... t seem to fancy.
We felt very privileged and were treated very well in the ryokans, I'll miss Japan.
We also enjoyed the 7 samurai home village, with bonsai and the intriguing kanakasi airplane fighters museum with photos of all of them. They looked so young and an old man giving a talk about it, still a lot of interest, after all these decades. No photos allowed.
... 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
Hiroshima, Kagoshima Hakata
Only one night in Hiroshima at a hotel right near the station The Sheraton a fabulous hotel very western and big rooms.
Our first stop was a walk thru the Peace Park which everyone should do including the politicians. Leith and I have done it twice so we went by ourselves to the Shukkeien Gardens.
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 ...