Tachikawa Urban Hotel
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... convent of the Soeurs de la Charité d'Ottawa., all Japanese. Unfortunately I didn't have the oportunity to discuss with them... I will try to make up for it tomorrow.. Then Sadao( Paul) came with his son Yeutaka to fetch me in order to visit the nurseries that Paul foundedand manages. He is doing a magnific nt job with the help of his family ( his two sons and his brother) and I was touched by the spirit he wants to create in his nurseries with his staff who seems to me ...
... music. This afternoon we clearly feel the rumbles of an earthquake. As it turns out the quake measured 4.6 and the epicenter was north of Tokyo. Luckily most newer buildings in Japan are built to withstand earthquakes, including our apartment building. We ended up in a tiny Italian hole in the wall type restaurant nearby and had a simple but nice dinner, ultra thin pizza for Emile and pasta carbonara for ...
... of all, we always
made it back to the hotel. We were glad
about that, because after 6-8 hours sightseeing, we were a couple of tired
puppies. Most the time I hit the bed by 8pm.
By the way, we had
no problems with crime.
The hotels have been very clean. Though the rooms are on
the small side, sort of like a regular cabin on a ship, everything needed is
available. Even the bathrooms are like on a ship. To enter it, ...
... for later that night. It was the same masseur that we had in the previous few times. Unfortunately, he didn't have his sidekick with him and had to do two massages back to back (apologies for the pun). Joseph snored through pretty much all of the massage. The masseur must be getting used to that by now as he wasn't laughing as much as he was the first time. I don't know how Joseph could sleep through the massage. It was quite a painful experience.
... dairy however, something that came highly recommended by my friend Simon: Strong. Strong by name, strong by nature! Holy smokes, this stuff is potent. I had two in my hotel room just to check it out... needless to say, I slept like a baby!
The service here is super friendly - you bags get carried, everything is efficient and on time. Makes life very easy.
The next hurdle was getting the flight and trains that would get me to Hirafu. Once on Hokkaido ...
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