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... were listed on the ships points of interest.
Tom would wait outside while I made a quick spin through a store,
when I came out, he was talking with two men, one about our age and
one younger, they were local Baptist Pastors. The older man had
worked at Anderson AFB as a comptroller and had retires a few years
ago. They offered to take us to see the Naval communications
station, and several other places Tom remembered. With no further
... trip home and there's not much we can squeeze into our luggage.
Still I can't resist one last stop in at Super Position the collectables market and trading station that has long supported my toy collection.
... where I could at least understand what kind of food was served. In particular, this restaurant served the kind of food that I wanted to try in Osaka...Osaka style okonomiyaki (pancake - completely different from Hiroshima style okonomiyaki) and Takoyaki (octopus balls). The okonomiyaki was really tasty but it takes ages to cook, which isn't great if you're really hungry and have to wait 30 mins for your dinner. The Takoyaki on the other hand, I ...
... of the castle did include some modern conveniences, like lifts and bathrooms. They also had two sets of concrete stairwells, one to go up and the other to come down. The rest of the structure was wood. There are 8 floors with a 360O viewing platform at the top, that allows views all over the city.
On some of the other floors they had reconstructions of famous Japanese battles with models in full battle dress and weaponry . ...
... of them waddled closer with a look of mild interest. I offered it my hand with the intention of poking the thing, but it had a different idea about human hands and nibbled on it a little. When the hand turned out to be inedible to the penguin, it turned around to walk away, so I managed to poke its stubby tail.
The food at the banquet was rather underwhelming. Most of ...