Here are some pictures from Japan!

Kobe, Japan as we approach!

Our welcome reception

Going to the old ball game

Michelle, Julie and Shelley

The locals cheering

A warm Japanese welcome

Kobe lights up at night

Examples of the cuisine are outside nearly every restaurant!

Kobe from a little higher

Another great view

Shell and Brian with Hiromi (our Goodwill guide)

Shelley, Amber and Brian with the Captain (no, he normally doesn't look this evil!)

The Atomic Bomb Dome
The last building from Aug. 6, 1945

The bomb was detonatd approximatley
1800 ft. above this building

The tomb, the Flame and the Reminder

This clock counts the days
since the last nuclear test

Himeji Castle

Another view of Himeji Castle

Shell at Himeji Gardens

Brian and Shelley at the gardens

We had to do it

More from the gardens

A little different than the States!

The harbor at night!

More night time

Panaramic as we leave! (The large file is BIG!)