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8 February 2013 – Day 49
Today we used the morning to go up the
cable car to Mt Moiwa. We didn't get the best views as the cloud
cover was pretty heavy, but we did see some guys skinning to the top
of the mountain and skiing down. Pretty awesome way to enjoy your
weekend! It was still …
6 February 2013 – Day 47
Today we said a sad goodbye to skiing
and left Niseko at around 10am for Sapporo. The bus ride to Sapporo
was crazy. We were in a blizzard pretty much the whole time and
couldn't see a thing! I tried to look out the window for the
avalanche barriers that are skied …
So Thursday morning I met up with the English teacher and she was looking rough. She said she didn't get enough sleep and went on to say, "How do you say in English ermmm...." I was like tired? sleepy? ill? sick? poorly? She goes, "No, erm SMASHED!" I couldn't help but laugh haha. She was out till like 3am and up at 6am still drunk. It's nice to know I guess that the teachers have some down time during the week because, and I'm not exaggerating here, they ...
... him because then I could unpack and he wouldn't have to help.
Tuesday I met Yuko for an hour at Mister Donut to tutor. That's always easy because she just wants to sit and talk with a native speaker. After leaving there I headed over to the cafeteria to see if my friends from Let's Talk were still there and they were, so I spent the next two hours or so talking with them. Once I got home Chris asked if I wanted to go back out so I could pick out a watch for my birthday. ...
... up for us to go through the small stack of paperwork we had to take care of. From there it was off through customs and then in a cab. Within an hour we were off to Sapporo. It was hard to comprehend. I was also asleep about halfway through the cab ride as the adrenaline wore off.
Once settled in the hotel we did a bit of a walk. Yeah, we were in Japan alright. The neon lights and onslaught of traffic was stimulation overload ...