Hotel Sunroute Sopra Kobe
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... a deep and terrible, terrible cough. He had been on our Saturday excursion with that cough. We were able to avoid him then, but now we were all cellmates. The lady next to me started gobbling vitamin C. We all hoped he wasn’t contagious.....and that he didn’t vomit or die or something. What’s the incubation period for Whooping Cough? The meal, the ubiquitous chicken and rice, was two steps ahead of the same dish we had twice on the way to the trip.
... Glico man and billboards for Suntory Whiskey and Asahi Beer, karaoke boxes, restaurants, bars all contribute to an exciting environment. A giant mechanical crab beckons customers into a sushi shop, large glowing dragons, mechanical clowns, bright blow-up fish, must all be a significant drain on the electric grid.
A short train ride got us to the Umeda District where we saw the Osaka Castle built by Shogun Toyotomi Hideyoshi after he had managed to unite ...
... get to the dock yesterday.
I also had to organize a boat ticket, train ticket and two plane
tickets. Also for the first time ever, I
purchased one of the plane tickets from a travel agent. With all this to do, the trip came up
Also before I left, Rob and I adopted a kitten. She is orange and white tiger striped (after
research I learned she is a Mackerel Tabby).
She was younger than she should have ...
... it was efficient, until we tried to catch a bus later in the afternoon, but I'll come back to that.
We found the bus stop, and boarded the moderately crowded Kobe loop bus headed for the Shin-Kobe ropeway. This ropeway is a 1.5km ropeway, taking around 10 minutes, running from near the Shin-Kobe train station, up to a herb garden at the top. According to wikipedia "Its scenic view is popular among tourists". Not this tourist. It was ...
... the Aquarium. And thankfully over a small pedestrian bridge and not the huge bridge interlinking a neighbouring islands that we contemplated crossing, which wadsclearly for cars only!!
The aquairium was well worth it, more so that we managed to get a discunt in, and they had some huge aquariums with a wqhaleshark and hammerheads, as well as penguins, the largest rodent in the world, whose name escapes us, and they ...