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... at Karuizawa outlet. It was first "Discovered" and promoted as a mountain resort by Western residents of Japan. you can also indulge in some of the many leisure activities available, such as bowling, golf and cycling around town (own expenses). Overnight at Ski ...
Day 8: Saturday 22nd November A full-day excursion to Takayama and Shirakawago. Takayama has a famous morning market where local crafts, farm produce and delicious ready-to-eat food are on sale. From here we commence a scenic drive to Shirakawago Mika-en where there's an extensive collection of picturesque, steeply thatch-roofed, ...
... with a coconut or almond taste. If I understood well, it's made with the apricot seed...
Then, we go in a small rose park in Maebashi, near to Takasaki. There were bit more roses than Ashikaga. The visit is quickly made, and weather starts to be too cold to stay outside.
Back to home, we get the dinner prepared by the sister.
Pas de grosse visite pour ...
Lets go for a walk in Takasaki city today.
I was said it will be cold today. It's sunny so it's quite warm.
Arrived at the station, there are plenty shops inside. I wanted to get a dessert, so trying one of the looking delicious ice cream.
I've choosen "Love Potion" + "strawberry cheesecake".
Today is a shopping day, nothing special except discovering the area.
The evening I had a typical japanese meal, Oden.
En route ...
... le parcours est décidé
J'ai pris mon petit-dej assez vite,car je devais encore manger mon lunch qui était prêt aussi (yakisoba).
J'étais sur la route pour la gare, quand une voiture s'arrête. C'était le frère aîné qui m'a rejoint pour me conduire à la gare de Takasaki.
C'est vraiment gentil, j'ai gagné du temps pour avoir un train plus tôt.
Maintenant je suis dans le shinkansen.
Prochaine mise à jour plus tard dans le post ...