Kure Marine Hotel
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... to our room where the slippers are left outside. The flooring of the room is traditional tatami mats and should only be walked on in socks or barefoot. Our hostess served us tea and cake in our room before leaving us to change. Ryokan provide guests with traditional yukata robes to wear. We had a but of trouble with these as they must be worn correctly crossing first from right to left underneath then from left to ...
... it be? There were two trails up and down the mountain and we chose the trail that was closest to where we were at the time, which seemed to ascend up the mountain side facing the torii gate.
As we ascending the mountain we were quickly exhausted by the sheer number of stairs that we had to climb. For a mountain only 535m above sea level, this must have been the shorter, harder path to the top. Our pace became slower as Alistair and David found that ...
... images in the texts were created by students in Hiroshima Sr. High school during the time of printing. In addition to our peace education discussion, we were fortunate to be able to observe and entire morals class. Students from 1st grade on receive 35 classes on morals. What a concept! Students often are provided a situation, it is dissected and then reflected upon. Students are expected to share experiences when the situations hit home and how they ...
It's been a great two months here in Japan and I'm excited about what the next four months will bring, but I'll slow down and take it a day at a time. Whatever comes down the road, I'll just leave that to the powers that be. Hope to see you soon. J
... Hiroishima Peace Museum, so looks like I'll be doing that solo
Detail on Toji-Temple
Toji Temple (東寺, Tōji), literally "East Temple", was founded at the beginning of the Heian Period just after the capital was moved to Kyoto in the late 700s. The large temple, together with its now defunct ...
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