Onomichi Port Plaza Hotel
Travel Blogs from Onomichi
... kimonos before that for who knows how long! Best morning! Next stop, a Japanese movie studio. Samourai greeted us in full gear, posing for shots with us. Theatre performers did their cool stuff on stage, while I had a photo taken dressed at a Geisha. My fellow travellers all agree I should maintain the blonde thing....not fans of me as a brunette! As the rain came down we headed to the staton to catch the "Romantic Train" which meandered through the lush ...
... bike paths are clear. I passed through 8 Islands and 7 bridges. Each bridge is designed very unique and different from the other one. I landed at the Sunrise Itoyama bicycle terminal for the night for 4200¥ per night. The bath is quite an experience in the form of the Japanese ...
... meets sea meets steel. Throw in a few palm trees and so much forest that it makes the colour green envious, well.. It's a feast for eyes and soul. And my camera. Since I did some work at Uni on this guy called Outerbridge Jr the way I look at the world has changed forever. It's all about the lines and the angles. And the construction itself of the bridge had countless of both. Which more than doubled as light and shadow created even more. It was line porn. I thought ...
... at the hostel. This time I'm starting in the other end with a railpass so I'm sure I get to see a lot more this time around. I had a good few last days on Shikoku tho. Very relaxed in Matsuyama's onsen neighbourhood Dogo. Anyone who is a Studio Ghibli fan knows that this bath house stood as model for the one in Spirited Away. It's a gorgeous building and apparently the oldest onsen in Japan.. But when it comes to the bath itself well.. ...
... better taste. We have cycled through the sun beach -lovely sand beach surrounded by mountains, with good light you can get an amazing photographs there and enjoy the sunset.
We caught the ferry back to Onomichi, our Japanese friend left us to catch a train back to Himeji, so the three of us want to get some food. We stopped at a lovely local place, where we got a set menu with some raw fish, vegetables, rice, fish soup, tempura and dessert- all funny decorated! ...
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