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... plan was to have a meal at the shopping center.
So we finally depart and held to AEON. Indeed it's a big place, with many restaurants, many shops of everything you need.
Meal time first ! Katsudon ! Really good ... there is a salad with some tofu. Still not fan of tofu, but at least I can eat it more often than before.
Yes, there is a picture of the toilets... I found that too classy. Chairs available in front of the mirror, never seen that at least ...
... But it was still bit too early again.
We had to pay 500 yen to enter the area with the car, recieved a nice "pass" and drink ticket.
Indeed we recieved a ticket to get a free "amazake", a hot alcool made with rice, milky texture... I couldn't drink it in full, it's not strong but I'm far than milk lover.
At least it was warming my hands after the long walk in Sakurayama.
Walking the evening in woods, parks is ...
... karinto manju". This is a speciality I discovered last winter in Kyoto with Yoshimi and Chie. My bad, I bought frozen one, so had to wait before eating one. Around is crunchy and bit hard (made with brown sugar), and inside it's soft (made with red bean paste). Better to be eaten warm, but not this time unfortunately.
In the shop, while I was paying, there was an old woman appearing, she was surprised to see a gaijin in her shop and ...
... 30334;羅漢 - Five Hundreds), 500 statues gathered in a small area.
Time to go for lunch, we went to a vegetarian restaurant named "Tricycle cafe". Food was good.
Kawagoe is an old city, there is a commercial street with many houses that kept the Edo style.
Probably many were rebuilt, not really sure about it. At least the safety tower is not the orginial one, but rebuilt exactly the same. You can find many shops selling the usual ...
... with a coconut or almond taste. If I understood well, it's made with the apricot seed...
Then, we go in a small rose park in Maebashi, near to Takasaki. There were bit more roses than Ashikaga. The visit is quickly made, and weather starts to be too cold to stay outside.
Back to home, we get the dinner prepared by the sister.
Pas de grosse visite pour ...