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... items of historical interest, including the beautiful armour worn by the samurai and castle lords. The samurai armour is a work of art, with beautifully woven, colourful designs, topped off with elaborate and detailed helmets. Happily, we were allowed to photograph them, which is often not permitted. And lot of narrow stairs, but well worth the effort.
Today we went back to the castle district to look at Shioni Nawate, which is the street ...
... up a main hall that was 48 meters (about 157 feet) tall, twice the height it is now. Other stories place the height of older versions of the main hall of Izumo Taisha at 96 meters (about 315 feet)! This latter story matches the myth that the shrine was said to have stretched all the way to the heavens. There was a very nice one-tenth scale model displaying what it might have looked like.
We then had a great late lunch with Kento ...
W pociągu zjedliśmy szybkie śniadanko - sushi z zieloną herbatą z mlekiem (dziwna jednakże smakowita kombinacja).
Do Matsue dojechaliśmy około południa, szybka wizyta w informacji turystycznej i zaczęliśmy powolny spacer po mieście. Ptaki Matsue są naszą dzisiejszą inspiracją do fotografii.
Odwiedziliśmy lokalny zamek, który ...
... with a little bit of help, created some very nice pieces of Japanese pottery. Ethan was proclaimed the pottery king! After we did the pottery we were given special macha tea and Sakura sweet, wrapped in a leaf from a cherry blossom tree. They then gave us some of their pottery. They were such lovely generous people! Everyone here has been so friendly and welcoming. It will be a shame to leave so ...
This morning after a quick trip to the post office to stock up on some money we caught the Lakeline bus to the castle. The bus was a very cute old fashioned tram. The castle was incredible. We were so lucky to get there with the cherry blossoms in full bloom and a lovely warm sunny day. We even luckily saw a ninja there and had some photos taken. Saw another two weddings there too, people must love the photo ops with ...