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... to a huge shopping and dining complex called Canal City. The complex is comprised of the Grand Hyatt Hotel that is surrounded by 4 levels of shops in 3 buildings. In the centre area there is a huge fountain that displays a music and water art show every hour. It was quite spectacular and entertaining to watch. Doreen and I walked around a few sections of the mall shopping for clothes and souvenirs while John wandered around on his own. We had an ice ...
... inn) place at Ito about an hour and a half south of Tokyo that had space, happy days I booked up a place in Tokyo for a week and then this place which got me around Golden week, too long in Tokyo for my liking really but beggars can't be choosers eh? So with a few more unglamorous travel chores done like laundry etc I had a chance to have a wander around Kumamoto, visited the customary castle which had some Samurai type ...
... and art pieces are on show inside. We also ran into another couple celebrating their marriage and they allowed us to take a photo of them. The bride was wearing a beautiful kimono.
We finished off, what was a long day, by riding the loop bus around the town before getting the tram (trolley car) back to our stop and walking back to our hotel.
Hope the sun keeps shining. We had our jumpers off for the first time in weeks!
A truly great day.
... Takako. She started walking off but no one followed. We just cracked up laughing. In the end, Annabel and Leigh, the English couple went. They did enjoy it but I guess, eel is not really on the Australian palate whereas the English do eat smoked eel. This one was grilled.
We went walking with Lynne and John to look for the Aoi-Aso Shrine but missed it on the way up as it was on a left side street. Anyway, we were crossing ...
... blag my way in, taking advantage of the Japanese strange desire to be helpful at all times. It's a glorious day. Hot and dry. A bit cloudy but not humid which is incredible! I walk a different way so I dint have to battle the giant insects that hover over the bridges. I tried swatting them away with my brolly (yes. I know have a brolly. I've never ever used on at home. They are duel purpose here, mainly to keep the sun off. Pointless if you ask me but ...
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