Kure Station Hotel
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... between a microwave and a halogen oven) as even she didn't know how to use it and all the instructions were in Japanese!
Fortunately though, scone dough is quite robust so it didn't suffer from randomly changing temperatures and the oven door opening and closing.
Eventually, we had a set of 14 scones left to cool with the plan of having them after dinner when the rest of the family would be coming over.
Just as we were washing up ...
... make a simple conversation possible.
Next day the ride took me further down the coast towards the city of Hamada. From there it went eastwards into the mountains. I don't know the heights of this pass, but the length it took of going up and there, plus the ski resort passed up there, means it must be of quite some high altitude.
Again, the daylights decided my next stop, this time high in the mountains. Set up my tent close to ...
... we stopped to take some pictures, we notice a few deer just lying in the sun totally ignoring us.
Miyajima is known for their huge oysters. We bought an oyster toped with spicy squid at one of the vendors in town. It was definitely the largest oyster we’ve ever seen. Before we leave to go back to Hiroshima, Brett wanted to get the Okonomiyaki again, but this time with ...
... one of the only Japanese words I know, "sumimasen", meaning excuse me, taught to me by my friend Yuko, I stopped her and bowed and said thank you in the only language I truly know. I am not sure if my gratitude came across, but she bowed back a deep, slow bow, smiled, looked me in the eye and walked away. I will never see her again, of that, I'm sure, but I'm also sure that I will tell that story a million times and will think of her fondly every single time. See ya. ...
... It should have been a relatively simple task but I was a doughnut and whilst eating at a ramen shop I left my day pack at the shop! It took me about a whole 15 minutes before I realised (basically I got to the locker an was wondering why my hands were so free). Luckily this is Japan so when I got back to the ramen stall my bag was still there (that's the second time I've left something in Japan). By the time I got to Hiroshima it was late afternoon, it ...
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