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Jan 23, 2006 - The weather reports were right about lots of snow...
Originally, we were planning to head into the mountains to check out the hot springs where monkeys have learned to soak in the hot water. (http://www.jigokudani-yaenkoen.co.jp/english/top/english.html) With Ryan practically recovered, we decided not to push it, but instead jumped on a double decker bullet train to travel across the island and then along the coast ending in Toyama. With an ending point settled, we headed out to the Kokugikan, or Sumo arena to visit the cheesy gift shop. The sumo museum was open, but they were cleaning up...Jump to full entry