Travel Blogs from Nikko
... Before Christmas ride, impressive latest hologram effects and creepy cute!!
-Peter Pans Flight, pretty cool for a non thrill seeker type ride, you fly thru the air in a pirate ship going thru an indoor interactive story
-Snow White's Adventure, adorable and slightly disturbing fairytale fantasy, in the style of an old school ghost train
-Space Mountain, actually made me feel a little sick, which is new, indoor rollercoasters in complete darkness with projected ...
... And after, while passing in front of a food stand, the smell was attrcting us. So, he tool a churrasco pan, bread filled with vegetables and grilled meat. It was delicious, we regretted to have eaten the other stuffs before.
The illuminations are starting, it was darker a bit later.
It was like Xmas season!!!
The park is famous for its wysteria trees, hundreds years old. It's not their flower ...
... left from their travels, there was; bank notes, postcards, pictures and ever a giant Australian flag some had brought with them. The food was good and hearty so we left feeling ready to tackle all the temples and shrines Nikko could throw at us.
Roughly 100m from the cafe was the Shinkyo bridge which spanned a fast flowing river which would of served as the only way to get to the shrines before ...
... a bit earlier than planned, so decided to check out the ganman-ga-Fuchi Pools over the other side of town, a sight sacred in Buddhism . With the heavy rain that hit in the afternoon the pools had turned into rapids, which made a dramatic scene with the volcanic rock forcing water off at crazy angles. Afterwards I headed back into Tokyo on the same route. Hopefully I'll be heading to kamakura tomorrow for even more shrines because today obviously wasn't ...
... put a huge smile on our faces for the rest of our day because she was so kind; at the end of the meal she brought us some tiny origami cranes she had made and a set of paper for us to make some ourselves! Such a small act of kindness but it meant the world to us! Now I thought that the crane Koushi showed me how to make was tiny, however when I got it out and compared it with the ones the lady gave us mine looked huge! They must have been very difficult to make ...
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