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... coming to midnight, I did not have to go hungry to bed, there were plenty of food choices around.
Once in bed, I hardly could close an eye, the 12 man dormitory room was full, according to the sound, 11 of them were snoring, one louder then the other!
Naturally, I was tired the following day, not only from not sleeping but the long ride too.
Luckily, the next hostel, which is booked for the two following night, had no ...
... my way from here all the way north to Hokkaido would cost me and my Japan Rail Pass several days, not making it worth the effort anymore.
Making my way up this mountain I crossed a playground with kids playing who instantly and without fear started talking to me, some of them even knew some simple English. I squatted down and tried to make myself understood in the absolute bare minimum of Japanese I know and understand, but being on a playground surrounded on one side by ...
... t seem to fancy.
We felt very privileged and were treated very well in the ryokans, I'll miss Japan.
We also enjoyed the 7 samurai home village, with bonsai and the intriguing kanakasi airplane fighters museum with photos of all of them. They looked so young and an old man giving a talk about it, still a lot of interest, after all these decades. No photos allowed.
... as it was so smoky.
This steam train had not been able to run for quite a few years. Owen was not even sure whether it would be going by the time we got to Tsuwano so there was actually a Plan B in place, just in case. There were train spotters as well as the curious, dotted along the route. The contrast could not be greater, going from a modern shinkansen, especially the super luxurious Shimakaze Limited Express train, to ...
... stuff' is cooked in front of you very like teppanyaki both are cooked in front of you on a stainless steel plate howver the latter has a much finer range of dishes.
If you read the link above it doesn't mention the cabbage but it was part of our dish together with pancakes and other bits.
On the way we spent time on a steam train from Yamaguchi ...