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TripAdvisor Reviews Miyukiso Hanamusubi Kobe
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... out some of the exhibits on the way!
He had experienced the Kobe earthquake firsthand, and it was humbling to hear him talk about what people went through in the aftermath in such a matter-of-fact, almost upbeat manner.
This is a prime example of the practicality of the Japanese that we've encountered so far – they've experienced some horrendous atrocities, both from nature and man-made, and are ...
... and six temples i was ready for something else. So i decided to go to Kyoto-tower which has some nice views from Kyoto. Also the fact that i could sit and give my feet a much needed rest helped in making the decision. Picked out a bench on the observation deck and just stared at Kyoto for a bit. :-) After coming down from the tower and having a caramel frappucino at the local Starbucks i realised it was earlier than i expected, i decided to go to Nishiki market. ...
... beautiful temple with beautiful grounds. It definitely didn't disappoint. The north gate of the temple led directly into the bamboo grove that the lonely planet had recommended. We were expecting to see a massive forest of bamboo, so were slightly disappointed when it turned out to be a relatively short paved avenue with bamboo trees on either side. Still pretty magical but not as impressive as expected. After this we went to a "famous"silent film ...
... were listed on the ships points of interest.
Tom would wait outside while I made a quick spin through a store,
when I came out, he was talking with two men, one about our age and
one younger, they were local Baptist Pastors. The older man had
worked at Anderson AFB as a comptroller and had retires a few years
ago. They offered to take us to see the Naval communications
station, and several other places Tom remembered. With no further
... tacos and tortillas are imported so they are also expensive. But we all enjoyed it.
Something that does not sound too appetizing are health and beauty supplements made out of placenta and ground down turtles. But I have seen the commercials for both such supplements on the tv here. I don't think that would be a big hit back home, but I guess that is just another difference in culture that I find interesting. Mata ...