Grand Hotel Taiyo

Address: 3535-5 Shirahamachoshirahama, Minamiboso, Chiba Prefecture, Kanto, 295-0102, Japan | Resort
 
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Location

This resort, located in the Shirahama Onsen area of Minamiboso, is near Nambo Paradise Botanical Garden and Awa Jinja.
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    Travel Blogs from Minamiboso

    Yoga and a National Treasure

    A travel blog entry by goingrogish on May 09, 2015

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    ... spoke with great reverence about this man.

    Twenty years ago, the Smithsonian in Washington DC had a special exhibit of historical Japanese treasures. This portrait was among the items that traveled to and from the US. The monk told us that he went with it.

    Before leaving, the monk showed us the traditional Japanese garden in the back of the shrine. One of Japan's most famous gardeners designed ...

    End of the practice camp

    A travel blog entry by sechiria on Apr 26, 2015

    ... powder to the way of stirring it. There was also a guy in the orchestra who knew the basics of drinking tea at a tea cermony. And luckily, he was also kind enough to show me - if the making of the matcha was calculative, this was by far more thought about. You had to be careful to hold the cup right, turn it in the right directions, not to say anything apart from the phrase "thank you for the delicious tea" in old-fashioned japanese (forgot ...

    Tons of practice... both ways

    A travel blog entry by sechiria on Apr 25, 2015

    Okay, I´ll tell you. Friday I hurried home for packing, since weekend was spent in Kawakinn in Chiba. Orchestra trip with Shinjuku Symphony Orchestra! I met up with Mika-san and Muramatsu-san at 10.20 at Yoyogi station. Bus ride was long and warm (it´s mere april but already warmer than the average swedish summer :S) but I sat next to Mika-san and shes fun to talk to, so it went all well. Plus, the japanese countryside is amazingly beatuiful - hordes of trees and ...

    Here comes the sun

    A travel blog entry by erath on Feb 14, 2015

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    Spring is actually starting over here. I was a bit cynical when I heard that the Japanese celebrate the beginning of spring on February 3rd (Setsubun), but this week you can actually see it all around you. Daffodils are opening up, temperatures are slowly rising to a no-coat-required level and the cherry trees are showing the buds that (in a month or so) will open up into the famous pink ...

    Who Doesn't Love A Parade??

    A travel blog entry by goingrogish on Oct 19, 2014

    31 photos

    ... in these stunning portable Shinto shrines and march them around town, chanting and singing as they go. (I'm glad my God is always with me!)

    The mikoshi resembles a miniature building with pillars, walls, roof, a veranda and railing. Most are hand carved, some painted with gold. The shrines are transported by "shouldering" them. There are usually two large beams or poles ...