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... with custard and cream filling which was amazing. Nicole had a more savoury option which had a bit too much mayonnaise for her liking and her belly.
Next we visited a shinto temple which was nearby in the park. We walked under a huge gate then made our way through the woods to the main shrine. Almost as soon as we arrived a wedding ceremony passed through the courtyard - it was quite a sight as all the attendees were in traditional dress. The rest of the temple was quite ...
... juice. When the tinkle lady came, I had an apple ice cream. The train is so steady; the juice is on the window sill, the drink is hardly vibrating and the train is going at 270kmh.
At Takasaki station, Owen and Takako went out to buy some pastries to continue the breakfast on the 8.11am Toki 305 Shinkansen arriving at Niigata at 9.28am. The train to Sakata is the "fun train" called the Kirakira-Uetsu ...
... where the Lawson's line was about 50. Back at the train station we were herded into various gates based on what train you had tickets for. We made the next to last train of the night......got home at 0330hrs Sunday. LONG day! But a good experience :)
Be sure to enjoy the videos I've uploaded. ...or for even better quality video, thry looking up Ōmagari Fireworks on YouTube.
... Hakodate, There the tunnel back to Aomori and from here with Shinkansen into the mountains of Kakunodate
And it started to rain heavily and we took a cab who brought us to our hotel. Arriving at 2000 we had dinner in the restaurant, went to the Onsen which was a very nice and big one an then to bed - tired
... detail. The walls are just straight sides with aluminium windows without sills etc. Their height is out of proportion to the ground area and most are brown or grey or off green or yellow. There is just no colour or detail.
Many of the people ( male and female ) wear masks over their nose and mouth. It is quite strange to see so many people wearing them. And white cotton gloves. They seem quite concerned about catching something.