Mihara Station Hotel
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... such great views from here and we saw all of the crazy currents in the water. It was strange but they seemed to be flowing all over the place and you could see them really clearly in the sunlight. Ben had to press on as he had a bus to catch back across the islands to Onomichi so we said our goodbyes. Then we steadily carried on. The bridge seemed to last forever! As we reached the end we found a dog running around with no owner and near a busy junction. We grabbed him by ...
... could see what was happening. Then we went to the tasting area. There were lots to try and it was a help yourself deal so help ourselves we did! The next one we visited, Fukubijin, was like a small shop and had no tasting (boooooo!) but we bought a small bottle from here. The next place, Saijotsuru, had tastings and a very helpful lady who told us about different sake types. I couldn't resist getting a small bottle of plum sake. Then we found the last ...
... each time and after the last visit Erika ask if he'd lived in the states. He said "No, I like ZZ Top. I learn English from the Beetles and John Lennon." That took me by surprise and I let out a laugh sort of unexpectedly. I noticed the 3 guys next to us also laughed so I suspect they were getting the gist of the conversation. At any rate, we left some time after 11PM after having yet another amazing meal and a pretty good laugh with the locals. ...
As we got to sleep pretty late the night before and we had to wake up sort of early to get our free breakfast - 9AM - it didn't surprise me that we were both feeling pretty tired after breakfast. On this day we would travel to the outskirts of Hiroshima and perhaps take a bike ride between some of the islands on the Japanese Inland Sea. Once again while there is plenty of water to surf on in this region the WindGuru ...
... Putting this off, we headed back to the mainland to see the sights of Tomonoura. The Rough Guide had recommended some ruins as the best place to view the bay and get your bearings - after 4 wrong turns we finally found "the place" - which turned out to be 4 stray cats, a cemetery and a lot of stairs. The views were obstructed by buildings all around. We then searched for "the whisper bridge" again to no avail, but we did manage to taste the medicinal ...
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