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Aug 22, 2008 - Loving Japan!
WOW! WOW! WOW! Boy am I loving Japan!!! For those of you that read my last blog, you can stop worrying as I a)found my hotel and b)had a reservation!! This is actually my first time ever in a foreign country (non English speaking) without other people around me (and everything organised for me) so I was actually pretty proud of myself that I got to the hotel under my own steam. I even took the local bus, and found the hotel by walking around the streets for a few minutes! I spent the afternoon walking around the massive mall (essentially...Jump to full entry
Nov 23, 2005 - 53 going on 54
Thursday: Bob was on his way from Temple 53 just after lunch - expecting to get about half way to 54 before stopping for the night - probably at a Shinto Temple. All is well and he was particuarly chuffed to have been invited to stay with a family - o'settai - for Wedensday night. He apparently ate himself to a standstill, enjoyed a 45 minute soak in a nearby onsen and was up until midight chatting... Really enjoyed the SOFT bed - and a good breakfast - although did comment on one reality check. He met the family at Temple 52 - and they...Jump to full entry