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WE DID: - took a train from Utsunomiya to Yamagata then a bus to Zao Onsen - used the cable car to get to the top of Mount Zao, explored the peak and went back again - Checked in to our hotel before making our way to Dairotemburo Onsen, a sulphur-laden public bath for a soak amongst nature - an incredible buffet dinner at ...
... special protector of the children. There are a lot of beautiful, old trees in the complex, it is very peaceful and sereen. There are quite a few schoolgirls who made the hike up to the top. Well known haiku poet Matsuo Bashō wrote the following haiku at Yamadera: "ah this silence / sinking into the rocks / voice of cicada". His statue is located under a tree in the lower part of the mountain. We didn't hear any cicada, only some unusual sounding frogs. Quite ...
Early this morning there was another earthquake. Emile saw the curtains sway. When googling it, we found the epicenter was northeast off the coast of Honshu and it had a magnitude of 6.8. No wonder it was noticeable in Tokyo as well. This morning we leave for Yamagata, about 3 hours by train north-northwest of Tokyo. We take a train to Omiya where we transfer to the Yamagata Shinkansen. Omiya station is a large transfer station for different Shinkansen ...
Today's forecast is calling for rain, so this will be a good day to do laundry. After the concierge explains how to set the washing machine I start a load of white wash. Instructions in English are incomplete and washing machines are different from the ones in the US, the Japanese can wash and dry in one long cycle. In the morning we finalize two short trips for when Juliet will be with us. We book 2 nights in the ...
... really early here - 4:30 a.m. and goes down at 6:30 p.m. They do not do daylight savings time here. The sun is very bright and beautiful. Haven't gone to a Starbucks or McDonalds yet even though I saw 2 of them. The weather here in Sendai area has been sunny, warm at plus 22 - 24 degrees Celsius. Humidity has been 65 - 85 ...