|Magome-juku during the Edo Period (1603 - 1867)|
Fortunately for us, mid-eighteenth century row houses were restored, making Magome an attractive stop, again, on the old Nakasendo Way.
A rainy day today was okay, because we travelled most of the day to get here.
|"Main Street" (Nakasendo Way) Magome 2017|
Kind of traditional are the communal (gender segregated) shower rooms. I'll next try to squat on a little stool and shower.
Tomorrow, we hike an eight kilometer section of the Nakasendo Way to Tsumago.
My bad Haiku (or Senryu?) for the day is from Tokyo:
Trains go everywhere
Tens of millions of people
Orderly and clean.