Plaza Hotel Furukawa
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... my way towards the Pacific Ocean I grab the pamphlet the nice lady at Sendai’s tourist information desk gave me. Turns out this area was the epicentre for the earthquake that caused the incident at Fukushima four years ago, and consequently Matsushima-Kaigan was hit very hard by the tsunami that followed said earthquake.
The area around the station looks fine, but my little pamphlet had already shown me the extent of the damage from four years ago. They’ve been able ...
... though. And now here we are in another big city. But this is so different from Sapporo. It's a jeans and T-shirt kind of town full of hustle and bustle. Still lots of parks but all empty as no one seems to like the sun. Women wear sleeves with UV protection which they pull off to bare their beautiful white arms when they go indoors. There are blocks of covered shopping streets with no apparent order; Gucci is next to a running ...
... Bay where we could almost not find our hotel, but it was beautifully located on a small hill overlooking the Matsushima bay with the small islands.
We immediately were exploring the island that was accessible by the bridge and to capture some of the pictures when the sun was setting.
The hotel and onsen were really nice and the meal was excellent. All variety of sea food nicely prepared overlooking the bay -- just nice
Had our las two shows of Sendai today, the audience was great in both of them, maintaining the energy towards the pre show that all of the previous shows had. Tonight, Lennea, Chris, Brittany and myself went for dinner and to buy some last minute supplies for our trip to Mount Fuji tomorrow ...
... in the audience, when normally the building would seat 6000 people, it currently only has about 20 in it. another downside of this, is that the building staff have not turned the air conditioning on in the building yet, other than our change rooms, so when we are out on the ice in full costume under show lights, it get very very hot and sweaty with the humidity here in Japan. We have to new workout crate all set up which an amazing thing to have, I ...
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Naruko Onsen, Osaki | Hotelfrom $126