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... wide, which also meant that it was crowded. However, the sights on the Tokyo skyline were amazing and the temple near the top of the hill was impressive. But Takao-san is more of a gateway to the mountains behind it. That's were the real hiking started! Small slippery forest trails along steep cliffs. I followed some trails (photographing every Japanese direction marker I came across, as a modern type ...
... plan was to have a meal at the shopping center.
So we finally depart and held to AEON. Indeed it's a big place, with many restaurants, many shops of everything you need.
Meal time first ! Katsudon ! Really good ... there is a salad with some tofu. Still not fan of tofu, but at least I can eat it more often than before.
Yes, there is a picture of the toilets... I found that too classy. Chairs available in front of the mirror, never seen that at least ...
Going to see the winter cherry trees. First we go to Jô Mine Koen.
We arrive when it's still a bit light, and wait until it's dark to get some illuminations.
At arrival we had a nice view over the lake. then we went to the park itself.
There were not so much flowers blooming, a bit too early in the season, but it was nice to catch sakura and momiji at same time.
Little stop at the local shop, there were plenty vegetables, ...
... This line is going to Shinjuku, but this time I can't use the shinkansen. Fortunately my travel to Honjo should be less than 20 min.
Many people stopped at Shimmachi, on the way. Maybe a place to remember...
So arrived in Honjō, little city, where I will find some temples and shrines to visit.
This city is calm, nice place to walk. With internet I can find easily the spots I want to visit.
I noticed during this travel ...
Today is colder, so I need to eat warm food.
The bathroom is just too cold, I can see my breath making smoke.
Today, the father is driving me to the station.
I will take a shinkansen to Omiya station, then get a local train to reach Miyahara to join the younger sister.
I'm in the station's waiting room, trying to keep warm, but the door is constantly opening.
Arrived at Omiya, just have 10min to catch the train for Miyahara. Finding the track was the ...