Senri Hankyu Hotel
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... I end the day with a short visit at the imperial park. This should be one of the most popular places during spring and summer season because of all the blossom trees. While walking around I fantasize what it would look like. I think it is a good reason to come back again sometime. Tomorrow I leave to Osaka by train (no transfers this time, only 30 minute trip) to fly to Bangkok from there late at ...
... On the second floor they had a standard shower with detachable head, common to most lodging in Japan, and sit down shower. Yep, you heard me. It was basically a chair with back and arm nozzles that sprayed water with a mist like consistency. It would have been pretty easy to fall asleep in the shower. Speaking of chairs, the common room also had a massage chair. This place was pretty cool and would make for a comfortable and unique stay in Osaka for the next couple of ...
... aimlessly for a while - which was quite nice with the canal and mostly-dried-out river flowing through it - we came across a Russian Vodka Bar and a Japanese Whiskey Bar. Obviously we had to go into one of them, so we picked the latter. Spent a while there tasting several different Japanese whiskies, and some of them were quite good! We'll have to see if we can find a place to buy a bottle.
Thus endeth a long day in Kyoto. Tomorrow, more temples!
... in Japan.
Off to the airport the next day, for
our first flight since we left England a month and a half ago, to
If getting a little fed up of Japanese
food, or want to save some money and eat in, 7-elven is the place to
go. Don't expect to get around as easy – least metro lines means it
is harder to get around so expect to walk more then you would in
other parts of Japan.
... telling me there was a Typhoon on the way which freaked me out a little. Turns out it was just a tropical storm and even better yet, turns out it's just a lot of rain, nothing else. The rest of the day was pretty relaxing consisting of a nice massage to refresh myself from all the backpacking I've been doing and now I'm sitting with a new group of friends watching Ponyo.
If there's one thing I'm really enjoying about ...