Beware of Kites
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The notice says it all – and visitors to Enoshima, an island near Kamakura in Japan, had best beware.
The kites hover round and really do swoop in to seize whatever treat you may be eating as you wander along the beach or over the causeway to the island. We were all scared silly and daughter #1 almost lost an ice cream as one bird made a determined bid to grab it from her hand.
Luckily she turned just in time, and our shrieks of surprise were enough to send it off to find more easy prey…