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TripAdvisor Reviews Taketoritei Maruyama Kobe
Travel Blogs from Kobe
... Whilst mostly aimed at high-school children (though it only had adult visitors today), it was informative, interesting and humbling, if a bit cheesy with its presentation at points.
We were allocated an English-speaking volunteer guide to talk us through some of the exhibits who was absolutely lovely, but almost a bit too helpful – after explaining something he'd whisk us quickly on to the next ...
... which are vast and, on the north end, include a spectacular little park with sakura everywhere. We then got back to the river and rode our bikes back home.
After a short rest, we headed out to central Kyoto and the old Gion district. Central Kyoto is a bustling city on a grid that could easily be mistaken for central Kyoto. Immediately east of this, ...
October 10 to October 17, 2013
Nagasaki: All is well
segment can also be known as: Touring Guam with the Baptist Pastors,
out-running a Typhoon on the way to Kobe, waiting out a Typhoon in
Kobe, Sailing the Inside Sea of Japan, and a peaceful day in
Nagasaki. Note: Japan does not allow satellite internet transmission
within 12 miles of its shore, there have been some free connections
but we ...
... and hardcore shopping area here; although I've seen plenty of shopping areas already, it seems there's always room in Japan for another mall, and railway stations are built with great towers of mall space attached. Dinner-by now essential-on the same floor as the wheel reminded me of Russia, in that a pop song I recognised came on, but then I spotted this was no Bruno Mars but a cover version. How many countries have people faithfully recording their own versions of ...
... that they are very comfortable! The seats are spaced for lots of space between seats, and they lean back so you can take a little nap as the train rocks you to sleep. A person pushes a cart down the aisle and sells candy, snacks, hot and cold beverages, sandwiches, and bento. (see another post about bento!)
For short trips, we take slower ...