Tsuyama Central Hotel Annex
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... countryside give a deep appreciation of the quaint nature of the remote areas.
This northern seaside city is surrounded by mountains and is dotted with temples, shrines, museums and markets that show a bit more slow and quiet Japanese lifestyle. It was a bit surreal pacing the near-empty streets on this Sunday afternoon. It helped me prepare for my next step - a remote mountain temple.
... moved up and down, rickshaws were there hoping, in vain for some customers. Almost all of the houses were shops, selling souvenirs or sweet things, of which the Japanese are very fond.
An hour was allocated to this visit, and then we were on our way to visit a garden centre/nursery. But first we had to be welcomed by the manager. He droned on for an age about the history of the company, turnover ...
My plan had been just to use Okayama as a base to make a day trip to Naoshima but given that I'm still struggling with the flu and that it's a cloudy miserable kind of day I decided to spend the day in Okayama. I've also booked myself another night in Okayama - splashed out on a hotel for a bit of luxury - so tomorrow will ...
I woke up with a bit of a sore throat and it's only got worse. Obviously picked up something at the hostel and now I've that dull ache all over my body and a throbbing headache. Bit of pain too as I'd booked myself into a Sauna and Capsule joint for the next two nights. Showing up at this random joint full of naked chaps walking around and which is attached in some way to a slot machine hall - they love their pokies over here ...
Used this as a stop gap on our way back to Osaka but it is
well worth a visit in its own right with one of the most visited gardens in
Japan (Korakuen) as well as its acess to the castle at Himeji. Whilst still
stunning (it is currently being renovated), we decided to endulge in more
geekyness by visiting Engyoji, a cable car ride up a mountain just outside
Himeji and also a filming location in the Last Samurai movie. ...
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