Tateyama Grand Hotel
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... or diarrhea from that water!)
On our way out we stopped in the store. It's a farmer's market of the produce they grow there. Well, there are toys and souvenirs too. You know my kids!
This is a place we will go to again with Joe. I really wanted to do the Swan shaped paddle boats, but I need another pair of legs to help paddle the boat! The kids really want to spend time on the playground, so we will plan another trip.
... they are all suffering from too much exercise and not enough sleep, and I think they are getting homesick for southern cooking.It was about this point in the trip last year when it happened too. I guess 2 weeks in Japan is enough for the truly not adventurous. You have to accept it for what it is, play by the rules, do as the Japanese do, or you find yourself broke, tired and full of McDonalds. Oh well... 2 more weeks for ...
... of fact!
We are now back in Tokyo and the countdown to leaving is beginning. It has been such a life changing experience it is hard to believe the end is nearing.
Tomorrow I plan on waking up disgustingly early to visit the fish market. The largest in the world and I plan to sample some of the freshest sushi I will ever have.
But don't worry, I will take lots of pictures of nasty ass looking fish for all of you.
... a beach of fine, dark (volcanic?) sand and although it was too cool and windy to go for a dip, we did have a stroll along it and did a bit of beachcombing while watching the kites (avian variety) wheel overhead, competing with the crows for anything worth scavenging. I counted ten kites over us at one point but they were moving fast in the stiff breeze and it was difficult to get any decent photos.
We were both very tired and aching after ...
... no seagulls, only hawks and crows or ravens. We headed up into Kamakura proper and I found a fabric store! I just couldn't resist. We continued on to the shrine. Which reminds me, this town was overrun with school kids. Everywhere we have been in Japan at any time of day and say of week there have been school children in mass. I am not sure if they actually go to school or just go to temples together during the day. Joel bought a fun snack of a big grape on a stick dipped in hard ...
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