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... hard). The highlight was a cable car ride up a mountain to a place where the view was fantastic and there was a hot, hotspring that we could soak our feet in until they turned bright red!
They left us at the home of missionaries who took care of us till we got back on the bullet train and headed for Nagano to visit more missionaries, where we have seen some of their work and lives and enjoyed another visit to another onsen (hot springs bath).
... taken by their kindness. We placed all our orders in Japanese and tried to speak to staff in Japanese where we could. Just goes to show that a little effort to speak the native language in a foreign country can go a long way.
We returned to the hostel common room where Orie and Hikari were eating dinner and thanked them for their recommendation. After freshening up we returned to the common room to unwind with a game of Uno. ...
Early morning as we want to see the sunrise over the Matsushima bay. The first few minutes were promising but clouds soon made this plan not so nice.
An early bath in the onsen before breakfast compensated for effort. We visit the Zuigan-ji Temple which situated in a nice park. Unfortunately there is some mayor renovation ongoing, so we could only see the parts that ...
... to two classes (combined) then we had a tour of the school. While we were touring the kid were getting ready in the Samurai house and buildings to present to us.
1st presentation: the Koyto again. I think I almost have that song memorized.
2nd. we were blind folded and had to make a face by being handed cut outs of eyes, ears, nose, mouth, eye brows. That was fun and I did a good job. (the kids said so, it must ...
... the Japanese characters. ( I need to ask again the proper name of this). There were two students (brothers) at the school today that are from America. They come to Japan every summer for a month and they come to school and learn because there is nothing else to do. Its optional for them.
We then presented to another class. This teacher had been to Clearwater and met our mayor. He also had a countryside high school shirt on (my MS ...