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- Non-smoking rooms
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- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
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Another day in Kobe, hurrah!
But after the long visit to Kyoto yesterday, a relaxed day was called for. The ship doesn't have internet connection in Japan, the authorities won't permit it so the discovery of free WiFi in the Kobe port terminal was greeted joyfully by guests and crew alike. A steady march ashore with phones and tablets ensued.
We took the ship's shuttle bus a short distance to the centre of Kobe. What a ...
... shrine. It was a nice shrine with those paper lanterns things which are lit up at night. I went for a walk in the neighbouring park and had one of those 'when nature calls' experiences. ;-) Boy let me tell you, it sucks when you really have to go and you have to buy toiletpaper from a machine and the bloody thing won't accept your 100 yen coins! :-P Luckily it eventually accepted my money and i stepped into a toiletbooth only to discover that it was a Japanese ...
... 7, moved back to Japan, lived in China for 2 years, lived in Italy…just listening to her talk about all these places was incredible! She's actually dating a guy who lives in Michigan and it was cool to hear her perspective and how her parents view her relationship. They are so against it and yet she is going against them and hopefully moving to New York City to work in a Marketing company after ...
... of nanzen-ji temple. After visiting numerous temples in the freezing cold we checked in at our hostel which involved us staying in a cosy 20-bed dorm. After checking in we went back to town to explore Kyoto train station. This sounds dull, but it is actually a rather interesting building with 11 floors and a skywalk right across the top of the building. The sky walk was, however, a bit of a let down and would have been better if it had a glass ...
... least I named him that because he was a young deer and he was very cute. He followed us for quite a while too. That was probably because my friends had fed them special biscuits that vendors sold for you to feed them, but I will pretend that it was because he liked us.
The temples were unfortunately closed so we couldn't enter, but just walking between them was good enough for me and I managed to learn a bit ...