Sad to leave Yakage and our inn. Today we check out and take a series of trains North to the other coast and Matsue.
Stop in Kurashiki to wait for our Express train. The station has some beautiful areas (plus an Old Navy!):
Update from Lauren: this part of the station used to be a Hans Christian Anderson theme park!
I don’t understand these body parts:
The public bathrooms sometimes provide these practical, yet somehow off-putting ‘baby holders’.