Staying at the Nakanishi, a ryokan a block or so from the coast.
I saw a ukiyo-e exhibit at a local museum while waiting for a bus. That bus took the expressway from Shizuoka Station to a bus terminal in Makinohara city. From there, I took a local bus to Omaezaki, which is on a small peninsula which juts out into the Pacific.
I was going to buy something at a convenience store and eat it in the park but I found a restaurant in the prefectural office tower. I went there to see the view from the observation deck on the 21st floor. I was surprised I could faintly see Fujiyama through the mist and clouds from the observation deck.
Having some tea at Burton, which is in an old American house near Highashi Rinkan Station. Read more →
waiting for the local train to lake suwa Read more →