Kiso Rojyoan

634 Obara Shinkai, Kiso-machi, Kiso-gun, Nagano Prefecture, Chubu, 397-0002, Japan | Hostel
 

Travel Blogs from Kiso-machi

Old Japan

A travel blog entry by 12thousand500

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... tatami rooms, and an onsen. Dinner was a large formal Japanese dinner with some great food, including some local beef that gets the massage and sake treatment. Really delicious.

We've all heard, I think, about Japan's aging population. Nowhere is that more apparent than in the countryside. In the cities, you still feel as if it is a relatively young country, but in the little towns and on the trains into these areas ...

Kyoto day 1

A travel blog entry by marstravel

It's another sunny day the Kansai region of japan and we have just spent the nights on tatimi mats in my friends house . A little tired we are from watching the World Cup but we get up to enjoy a Japanese breakfast ! Feeling a little lazy we finally get ourselves sorted to make tracks and adventure on to Kyoto ! It's been 5 years since I was in Kyoto and it was winter. There were no leaves on trees and it was snowing ...

In the Snow, Uphill Both Ways

A travel blog entry by wwoofers

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... along the way. We spent the evening toasting our accomplishments with a bottle of Cabernet Sauvignon and relaxing in the onsen at the campsite. A different turnout than expected as we had anticipated spending a chilly night on top of Yarigatake, but better that we live to tell the tale than die trying. In fact one our determining factors was the repetitive noise of helicopters throughout the preceding weeks. In Azumino and nearby cities, the ...

Ancient Cedars

A travel blog entry by wwoofers

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... in abundance...little did we know this would mean the hardest work thus far in Japan! We arrived at the rice field with a warning from Madoka that weeding would be hard work but up until now the work had been only moderately taxing (although with our out of shape bodies still tiring) and we were prepared for more of the same...dun dun dun...

Weeding a rice field with a machine or without is taxing. The machines we used were hand propelled and created a ...

Confessions of a Sushi-holic

A travel blog entry by wwoofers

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... were not worried that we didn't like everything but we did manage to impress them by trying it all. About mid way through the meal Daisuke rang for the waiter and ordered a couple pieces of uni...in my opinion the least delectable item on the menu but since Ken had not tried it yet I decided to rally the troops and soldier on through it with him. When it arrived we had already thoughtfully grabbed some pineapple off the track so as to be able to wash it down ...

Location

This hostel, located on 634 Obara Shinkai, Kiso-machi, is near Kisofukushima Ski Resort.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Kiso Rojyoan Kiso-machi

4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding