Yuasa lies ninety minutes south of KIX airport. Exiting the soy sauce museum, the elderly locals were excited to share mikan oranges and show us the newly restored old buildings.
Followed by shirasu-don @ 海ひこ: “whitebait on top of a bowl of rice using fresh shirasu (Yuasa boasts the largest catch in the prefecture) is listed as Wakayama’s 30 best local gourmet foods” (Yuasa Tourism Guide)
Waiting for a local train at the station
He says: Why don’t we take an express train
I respond: Express trains do not stop at places like this