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2014/09/14
Trip to Sado Island Part 3 - Moving Around Town

Nabekura-no-taki Waterfall in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Sigma 12-24mm f/4.5-5.6 IIDG HSM (24mm, f/22, 25 sec, ISO-100)

After I photographed Nabekura-no-taki waterfall, I headed for Mano, a town located in the west coast of Sado Island.

 

Entrance of Taiunji Temple

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (70mm, f/2.8, 1/30 sec, ISO-100)

I found a temple named Daiunji on the way. I got willing to drop by for some reason.

 

Taiunji Temple

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (70mm, f/2.8, 1/100 sec, ISO-100)

Main hall of Daiunji temple. Well, I found no one in this temple...

 

Hydrangea in Sado Island in September

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (200mm, f/2.8, 1/50 sec, ISO-100)

Oh!

This blue color amazed me a lot. Why is Hydrangea available in September??? Indeed, I found some flowers of Hydrangea throughout the island. What a miracle...

 

Street of Taiunji Temple

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (70mm, f/2.8, 1/25 sec, ISO-100)

After being amazed by the Hydrangea, I left the temple. The coast is nearby.

 

Mano Bay in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Sigma 12-24mm f/4.5-5.6 IIDG HSM (22mm, f/8, 1/200 sec, ISO-100)

Now, I'm in the west coast of Sado Island, Mano!

 

MY CAFE in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (74mm, f/2.8, 1/80 sec, ISO-100)

I was really hungry. As soon as I found this cafe, I rushed to the inside.

 

Carbonara at MY CAFE in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD (90mm, f/2.8, 1/100 sec, ISO-400)

Carbonara with fresh vegetables.

 

Soy Latte at MY CAFE in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD (90mm, f/2.8, 1/100 sec, ISO-250)

It is good to drink soy latte after exercise.

 

Crepe at MY CAFE in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD (90mm, f/2.8, 1/100 sec, ISO-400)

Lastly I ate crepe. So delicious.

 

Obata Sake Brewery in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (70mm, f/2.8, 1/640 sec, ISO-100)

While I was running on the street of Mano, I found a sake brewery. I thought that I must go.

 

Entrance of Obata Sake Brewery in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (70mm, f/2.8, 1/30 sec, ISO-400)

The entrance of Obata Sake Brewery.

 

Inside of Obata Sake Brewery in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (70mm, f/2.8, 1/30 sec, ISO-400)

The inside was like this. This brewery offers sake brand named Manotsuru, which literally means crane in Mano district.

 

Manotsuru Sake Maho from Obata Sake Brewery in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (70mm, f/4.5, 1/30 sec, ISO-1000)

This sake appealed me a lot. Manotusu Maho achieved the gold medal in the National New Sake Awards in 2014. I decided to buy it, haha.

 

Poster at Obata Sake Brewery in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (70mm, f/2.8, 1/50 sec, ISO-250)

This brewery seems very popular in Sake industry.

 

Sake Tank of Obata Sake Brewery in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (70mm, f/2.8, 1/50 sec, ISO-400)

Sake brewery looks open to everybody here in Obata Sake Brewery. It must be good to visit for sightseeing.

 

Statue of Frog at Obata Sake Brewery in Sado Island

Canon EOS 6D, Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (70mm, f/2.8, 1/30 sec, ISO-500)

A statue of frog looks cute.

Obata Sake Brewery has its website in English, French, Spanish, Russian, Korean and Chinese. If you are interested, please visit and check this site.

Official Website of Obata Sake Brewery in Sado Island

 

Clouds above Lake Kamo in the Afternoon

Canon EOS 6D, Sigma 12-24mm f/4.5-5.6 IIDG HSM (24mm, f/13, 1/160 sec, ISO-100)

After enjoying a short stay in Obata Sake Brewery, I was surprised to see the time. Oh my god, I have no time to spend sightseeing in Sado Island any more. So I rushed to the port to board on the jetfoil.

It was a great time to visit Sado Island. I will spare a few days for my next visit.

-> Trip to Sado Island Part 1 - Traveling to Island

-> Trip to Sado Island Part 2 - Running to Waterfall

-> Trip to Sado Island Part 3 - Moving Around Town

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