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... few interesting thing there including some rather nice Japanese cups. They were also extremely expensive and way past my budget. Besides, I couldn't carry anymore in my luggage and we are running out of cash. Time to bring out the credit card. I have only used the credit card for the hotels in Kawasaki and Tachikawa as well as for the chopsticks that I bought from Daimaru yesterday.
It was a one carriage train again but there was a waiting room full ...
... Pond is not precisely clear so we stopped at the visitors centre to have a look at the map. Besides looking at a map we did something very Japanese. Or I think it is very Japanese. Japanese people like a sausage on a stick. So the three of us sat outside the visitors centre and ate a sausage with fabric cheese in it and with different sauces. It wasn't as bad as I thought and the guys really liked it.
... as well, but the weird flavours couldn't ask me to it. They had basically the following flavours: Asparagus, pumpkin, sweet corn, cheese, milk and grapes. We also walked through the little museum and found these tiny cute cheese cakes in a sweet little box. And of course we tried those as well.
We found our hostel just a wee bit away from the cheese factory. The founders of this hostel visited more than 50 countries and ...
In the morning it was still raining and the clouds hanging low. No point to go on a mountain when you cannot see anything
So we decided to visit the lavender fields and town in Furano closed by. There farms that grow lavender - and for once not rice fields or soy beans - and those are attractions to Japanese tourists. There is a local train line going there which came handy
We ate at ...
Unfortunately the weather changed to become overcast and scattered rains. So we step out at Sapporo - the 1972 winter olymic game host city - and explored the botanical garden.
As it has been raining pretty hard, some of the parts were not accessible and still damp
Anyway in the Otori Park of the city was the famous Sapporo Beer festival. We can only imagine how it is in the evening, but we had lunch there. ...