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We had our own provate house keeper..who helped ans provided us with anything that we need. Lisa was her name. Very impress with thos hotel!9
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... it shimmers off the water. Unfortunately there is no access control and the place is overrun by sightseeing groups and therefore can only be enjoyed for a few seconds before the press of humanity forces you past it.
We had set ourselves quite a gruelling schedule and therefore moved on to Arashiyama where we planned a walk through the infamous Bamboo Grove. This was quite beautiful but again way too crowded to properly enjoy, so ...
... head back to the hostel to get some much needed rest.
A few hours later we all met up in the common room to head out for dinner. We decided to follow the hostels top recommendation for food in the area and check out a Ramen joint near Kyoto train station. As we approached the store, we saw a line of people down the street who looked like they were waiting for a feed. We quickly noticed there were two Ramen stores next to each other and were not ...
... still managed to make quite a few photos of this unique sight.
After seeing the shiny golden building we headed to a nearby Zen temple to see quite an opposite sight: the rock garden of Ryoan-ji temple. There was a number of people sitting on the wooden terrace of the temple contemplating the rocks and pebbles of ...
... le milieu en sautant d’une pierre-tortue à l’autre. C’est chouette comme endroit. J’étais un peu en avance, elle était un peu en retard, donc j’ai eu le temps de regarder les gens et les enfants jouer.
Quand elle est arrivée, on s’est trouvé un petit café pour déjeuner. J’ai pris un Omurice. C’est un plat un peu européanisé : une omelette fourrée avec du riz sauté. Miam.
C’est toujours ...
... to get back on the plane to return home.
But, I guess all holidays have to end, and I don't think anyone can accuse us of wasting any time.
With shopping done, and still being full from the huge brunch we had a few hours earlier, we decided that crepes were sufficiently naughty to tide us over till dinner time. We've been to the same crepe place once on every trip to Japan, and it was only after purchasing today that we realised ...