The women Divers of Japan. Some in their 80s and still diving. They dive for shellfish, seaweed and sea urchins now rather that pearls. They cooked the shellfish they caught for us on an open grill. There were no sauces. The shellfish were just cooked in their own juices.I don’t like scallops but these were different and delicious. After our lunch they answered questions and danced. Fabulous tour. These women usually come from a long line of divers. Grandmothers, […]
Back on the Diamond Princess and set sail for Toba. Home of the Women Divers. First stop on the tour was too the Sea Folk Museum. The museum was quite large. There was a lot to see. I just love the museum buildings. One building in the museum housed 100 wooden boats dating back 100s of years. It was wonderful to walk around these boats and smell the old wood.