Travel Blogs from Izu
... station. Here is a list of what was happening in the bus at the same time:
-Crowds of people hurrying us onto the bus.
-An impatient bus driver trying to explain how the tickets work while handing them out, while cramming all onto the vehicle.
-An old lady getting a little perturbed because our bulky luggage is slowing us down.
-Clusters of western ...
... the trees led us to a very large torii that was built in the waters of Ashinoko along the treeline. Images of this gate, the lake, and Mt. Fuji were advertised all over this region, and it was all quite beautiful to see in person.
There were these small swan peddle boats all over the lake that we couldn't resist and rented one for 30 minutes. Geez, were these things inefficient! We both peddled ...
... it was much too hot. I finally tried the last common type of Japanese noodles- soba, and it was delicious. Perfect for a hot day! We were foiled from going to the park again after lunch as dark clouds were rolling in and it was thundering. We decided to hurry back to our ryokan for shelter and maybe hit the park later, maybe.
It actually stopped thundering by the time we reached our place but we checked in anyways. Our rooms were ...
... floor and made it to the room...and I know the pictures do not do it justice here because the room was a little slice of history all on its own. Tatami mats covered the floor and the wooden doors that slid open to reveal our private balcony were classic. I could almost imagine myself in ancient Japan! Putting our bags down in an available corner was about all we could manage before being tempted out onto the balcony to admire the view. ...
... he works for and wanted me to proofread it for him to check for any errors. Since it was only 2 small bits of text i decided to help him and after thanking me he offered to get me a beer, something i obviously could not refuse. We talked some more and right after he left, Evelyn joined me for some more beertasting. She had been doing about the same thing as me that day, which is practically nothing. The hostel was giving out free ...
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