Mercure Hotel Sapporo
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Very near the Susukino subway station.
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... and I also ended up with 1 of the rice cookers, which I use as a way to keep things warm. Preparing dinner went really well because I didn't have to worry about what to cook when, since everything could cook at the same time and be hot when it was time to eat.
Our first guests to arrive was the Spanish speaking couple we met through the little church. Carolina is a post-doc at the big university and her husband Ronald is a shufu just like me. We still had ...
... where I might find them and the remnants of their culture. She knew quite a bit about where I was going and what I was looking for, turned out she was a teacher back in Sapporo.
She told me that it was quite amazing I had made my way to this little town, independent western travelers like me were almost unknown here. People are always touched and amazed when you find their special little part of the world. She asked me to come with her, that she wanted me to see ...
... go to a school based on scores from a yearly entrance exam, not by location. The school I go to is on the other side of Sapporo and it takes 45 minutes by subway to get there every morning. When I arrive to school, I go through the student entrance where the shoe cubbies are. In Japan, people don’t wear the same shoes inside and outside at school, houses, or in some buildings as well. I then go to my homeroom classroom. Most classes are held there as the ...
... such as Hula dancers and a Hip Hop group. You can check out the worship service using the link below. The pastor gives his message in English and his wife translates into Japanese. We got there late so you'll see that the only place to sit was right up front behind the pastor and his wife. I guess we're famous since we're in this video on youtube.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oq5n5UnY 814&list=UUMjypyk4s-cQJ_v3gFctJBg This is ...
... Perhaps Otaru would have better weather. Best Western was really convenient i.e 5 minutes walk right across the station and though it was too early to get our rooms , we check in our luggage and we were off to Otaru. But decided to check out the trains to Furano for the next morning.
A sweet attendant approached us and I asked us about Furano and she told me about the JR customer service which could help us foreigners. We went there and it turned out to be her. ...