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... housing base so we will have easy access to military amenities and perhaps future friends. The house is gorgeous and spacious. The Navy will have to do an inspection this week, and there is a lot of paperwork. Thankfully we learned how to pray and make our wishes at a Shinto Shine this week. After three days of Navy and cultural briefs, we were rewarded with a field trip. The main purpose was to help everyone get comfortable with ...
... cruise ship terminal. The size of the port is mind-boggling. There are 5000 vessels that sail in and out of Tokyo Bay daily with mile after mile of container ports. The city is the second largest in Japan with a population of 3.7 million. We drove through Yokohama and carried on to Kamakur, the Samurai city. The city has a long history as a capital under the rule of a shogun after the Samurai Revolution in 1192. We visited the ...
... Temple. With a height of 13.35 meters, it is the second tallest bronze Buddha statue in Japan, surpassed only by the statue in Nara's Todaiji Temple. There is a small tank of water at the entrance where the visitors are encouraged to take a ladle of water, wash their hand and rinse out their mouth—all ...
... light up when I walk past them to sit down, think and write. The dark grips me
tight as the lights dim, and the music transports me into another place. I
don't hear a thing. Suddenly, the rest of the exhibit comes into view as my
eyes adjust to the dark. The sand falling through the broken light bulb has
created a little hill, but it is not the only one. Once I can see in the dark,
I see many other hills in this small and dark area. An excellent ...
... sometime in the starbucks, walked back to the Kamakura station. Make sure to look for ENODEN Line ticket machine as you normally tend to go to the JR Line ticket machines. We had to purchase a round trip ticket to Hase using the English option in the ENODEN Line ticket machine.
FYI Please note that the Kamakura ticket which you had purchased and most likely inserted into the machine while exiting the Kamakura station will not be returned back to you since it is ...
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