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Hopefully not too cold, it is getting absolutely freeeeezing here!!! Autumn was dreamy! The vividly firey coloured leaves here are stunning, but the moment it turned to winter, instantly changed, BAM! Punch In the face of icy fists of Japan winter. Colder each day and I'm running out of warm layers to add. May need to buy a scarf! I knew it would get chilly but I really underestimated how quickly winter would kick in.
It did mean shorter theme park cues ...
... to say, we were freezing!! But we made the most of it and ventured on with out sight seeing!
When we arrived, it was just about lunch time. Oddly enough, the whole town seemed like it had shut down for the day. We guesstimated that its just the time of year, limited tourism in Nikko because of the weather. The further we walked in the direction of the attractions, the most deserted and unpopulated the town felt. We saw tourists mingling ...
... left from their travels, there was; bank notes, postcards, pictures and ever a giant Australian flag some had brought with them. The food was good and hearty so we left feeling ready to tackle all the temples and shrines Nikko could throw at us.
Roughly 100m from the cafe was the Shinkyo bridge which spanned a fast flowing river which would of served as the only way to get to the shrines before ...
Got up early, grabbed some of the free breakfast at my hostel( can't say no to free food)and headed off to Tokyo Central station. Easily managed to exchange my voucher for my japan rail pass , now valid for 21 days of unlimited journeys on all jr trains. Included in this are the Shinkansen/ bullet trains and it was on one of these that I had to make half my trip to nikko. I knew I needed to get the 8.08 train. however as I've found in most foreign train stations ...
At one time this lake was a popular destination spot for holiday makers, and many villas dotted the shoreline. Some evidence of it's hay day is easy to find, if you steer away from the Shrines which are still popular with coach parties, there are some remarkable scenes around the shoreline. Today was about photographing some rural scenes, but I never like to take snaps of famous places. ...