Sento Otani Hotel
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... round, cutting wood for heat, and building storage barns and such. The youthful crowd and energetic activities give it a “Dude Ranch” or farm hand sort of feel with a strong dose of hard-core Zen. I do mean hard core....the web page warns to know why you are coming here because “Nobody will wipe your ass for you”. The setting is just awesome, the practice quite demanding, and again I've had the fortune to meet some exceptional human beings.
... for which Amano Hashidate (meaning Heaven's Bridge) is named. It was similar to mountain biking in a forest (Bob - cycling in Japan - check) After an hour ride we figured we needed to re-fuel so we went into a local grocery store. I know I'm in trouble when I don't know what half the stuff is. A lot of it isn't moving, so that's a good thing. A lot looked like if you hydrated it, it would start moving - that's a not so good thing. I guess it's what ...
Not nearly as exotic as it sounds, but no less entertaining, even if the audience was a bunch of middle aged Japanese ladies out for a relaxing afternoon soak. A most enjoyable afternoon spent in Kinosakionsen - a hot springs town in the western part of the country. We kicked things off by getting decked out in our yukata and thongs (I'm confident I haven't translated ...
... YAY! Anyhow, on my way here yesterday I knew I was going further to the cold because it actually had snow settled on the ground from Friday's weather. Osaka had snow also but it melted as it hit the ground. Take a look at a few of my shots. Anyhow, the day starts. I'm off to start my work for the day. またあした ...
Finally something worth writing about again. I have been working every day for a while now so nothing out of the ordinary to report. However, this weekend I have been assigned a job in a somewhat distant location Fukuchiyama in Kyoto. As it is so far out from Osaka, the company put me up in a hotel overnight. It's a nice hotel and I had ...
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