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... there were a lot in the free area. The most picturesque was the Karamon Gate. I also walked a bit on the hillside, but I was not so enthusiastic and didn't explore much.
Then we headed to Ichijyo Waterfall. It was a small waterfall and it was possible to skip, but I thought my mum may have liked it and so stopped by. Fortunately, we were able to drive close to the waterfall and my mum easily walked up to the waterfall. It was comfortable ...
... in a souvenir shop and finally left the village for the forest road.
Kandas' House Website (only in Japanese)
Hakusan is a 2,707 meter-high mountain located in Ishikawa Prefecture and is said to be one of the three most beautiful mountains of Japan along with Mt. Fuji and Mt. Tateyama. The area surrounding the ...
... Tea Ceremony, and i was the only one in our group to dress in a kimono. I wanted to experience more, and be more immersed in the culture.
Oh! And the toilets! Squatting over the toilets was a blast of course, but the weirdest part was the washroom at a restaurant (?). I had to walk into the men's washroom, past men peeing in urinals, to get to the women's washroom. Now how bizarre is that?
And i was one of the ...
... and the remarkable scarcity of Japanese cops, we made it back down the lighthouse without incident.
You may well have guessed our final impulsive, juvenile adventure for the day. After a scholarly and thorough inspection of depth, temperature, condition, and tide, we hurled ourselves into the ocean.
We left the beach around 2 p.m. and have been on trains ever since. I am writing this at 11:30. ...
At around 1 pm, in the year 2008, I entered the Japanese prefecture of Fukui which was the 47th prefecture that I have visited on journeys in Japan so now I have visited every prefecture of Japan. One of my life goals have been met. I wasn't planning to visit Fukui on January 2nd but an opportunity developed so I took it. I was returning from Tokyo and I was planning on meeting my old college friend, YN, in Osaka to catch up on each ...