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General Travel in Japan

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    Great dinner at Toyako Ryokan

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    Very nice ryokan at Lake Toya

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    Going home from Osaka, very lucky a A380, smoother and quieter 6 hours

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    After a 6hrs flight from Bangkok to Narita now changed to a very small Bombadier to Niigata to catch the sakura bloom

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    Prease order a Weppa Meshi on my behalf in Niigata...:)

    Ask the chef...:D
     
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    Thanks. My first time here.

    Damn tired and cold outside think wanna sleep
     
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    I not rike you hor...I take a bus from Tokyo to go Niigata... You high SES..Take Bombardier.. Limpei ish low SES...Buy a bus ticket and take coach hokay..Lol :D

    Enjoy Niigata...:)
     
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    Raining outside, 6degC, tired. I think I stay in Nikko makan go out tomorrow
     
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    Went to lobby restaurant at 9pm and was told restaurant close liao so no choice got to go Niigata Station area has lots of restaurants.

    Eat at this restaurant
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    Aburage is actually like our taupok and popular in Niigata
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    Salad
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    Hegi Soba is another popular dish here in Niigata
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    Above meal is reasonably priced only $81
     
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    Nice view outside from our room

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    This Huawei phone camera is simply amazing
     
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    Overcast and drizzling, gonna be a not so good day today I think

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    What a big difference after breakfast the sun came up and it looks like a beautiful day after all

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    Visited Hakusan Park in Niigata here are some photos



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    Now in train to Takada Castle for more Sakura. Along the way could see mountains still very much covered in snow

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    At Takada Castle

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    Dinner at a restaurant near the Takada Station

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    Serving my sake
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    Delicious Niigata Sake
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    Love this fatty salmon, thick and sweet - ordered another one
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    Surprised its not so salty - ordered another too
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