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... in Kushiro and a cancelled flight to Tokyo.
Wait it out in Kushiro hoping things would get better.
Abandon our flight altogether and take the train enjoying standing room only babysitting our luggage for 10 hours.
Drive south trying to get ahead of the storm catching a flight along the way.
Believe it or not, we went ...
... but you can find pictures from a previous day of a much older temple as well.
The remainder of our touring day was spent exploring the harbor. The fishing boats were wrapping up for the day, at about 1 pm. They get a really early start. The area is a combination of fishing and tourism. I got a kick out of the 4 degree celsius Coke machine, which is ...
I should precede todays story by telling you about the planning at the tourist information centre.... we approached the lady and asked about going to the snow.....she ummed and ahhhh-ed and said "we haven't realy had any here this year" we explained we were happy to travel somewhere else for the day...she looked at her PC and finally said "OK, so if you catch the train here (circles stop on rail map) and then catch a bus for 30min there will be some ...
We were impressed with the eastern and western free breakfast on offer in our hotel and stocked up on pastries for the day! The unlimited use of the vending machine was also good. Before leaving the hotel we slimmed down the bags to the bear essentials and left the rest of our gear in bag storage. The weather was great with a bright blue sky as we took the tiny train to Kamikawa. It was a fun ride on the single track country railway, especially as you ...
My Dad and Bryan woke up around 4:00 am since we went to sleep so
early, but I woke up around 6:30 am (slept for about 11 hours). We
promptly packed up our belongings and left the hostel to go rent a
car. It all unfolded without a hitch! We ate breakfast at what seemed
like a Japanese breakfast chain, which was very good. We hit the road
around 9:00 and headed for Asahikawa, with our ultimate destination
being Sounkyo Youth Hostel in ...