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Travel Blogs from Joetsu
... br> We had heard about this so called onsen from past visitors but we really werent exactly sure what to expect. An onsen is a public bath where you sit at little vanities to bathe. After you have washed your hair/soaped up and rinsed off, you get to induldge in a 5 star assortment of jacuzzi baths. One of them had bubbles and jets, another had still water with hard streams coming down from two shower heads, it felt great on my neck and head. Another one had two chairs where ...
... variations there are. These kids made it look like it should be an Olympic sport.
We toured the various clubs and tried some more Kandama, also made origami butterfly.
I learned today that Nagano City has 50 ES, 25 MS, 10 HS, 1 university.
After school I mailed 3 postcards (it cost $2.10 US to mail all 3) and I was gifted 2 tubes of this awesome anti-bug itch cream. Its like a miracle cream.
... in the game if as a defender you get someone else out.
After PE we went to calligraphy class hosted by the PE teacher (he wants to come to Clearwater in January, he has been to the US many times) He gave us an option of words to try. We both picked dream. It was a *******e to do. I'm still working on the right way to hold the brush. He let us keep the examples of the different characters he drew for us. We also got a present of our ...
... 4 small groups of about 40 kids then one large group of about 100 kids. (5 groups total) We were also split up for a little bit. Me without the interperter and put with teachers that spoke no english what so ever. I think they mixed Allyce and I up. Her teachers spoke some english and she had the interperter.
My first individual group preformend the Katamea and sang ...
... He is from New Zealand and was a teacher in New Zealand. It also blew my mind when he said that students touch him all the time boys and girls and they touch where every they feel like it. (yes that includes private parts) I would not be happy. Touching my hair is ok, other body parts, not so much. We also made plans with Mr. D to have a drinking night out in Japan. Can't leave without checking out the local scene a ...
Other places to stay in Joetsu
5-1-11 Honcho, Joetsu | 3 star hotelfrom $76
1-402-2 Ishibashi, Joetsu | Hotelfrom $72
1-2-3 Chuo, Joetsu | Hotelfrom $93
1693-3 Shimomonzen, Joetsu | Hotelfrom $59
Unohama Onsen, Joetsu | Hotelfrom $168
4-5-7 Nakamachi, Joetsu | Hotelfrom $63
4-5-2 Nakamachi, Joetsu | Hotelfrom $78
4-2-5 Nakamachi, Joetsu | Hotelfrom $55