ANA Intercontinental Ishigaki Resort
Travel Blogs from Ishigaki
Sorry Folks, from the very beginning Ishigaki Island was our place for relaxing and rest our bones and muscles. But of course we will write some recommendation. Restaurants: first of all, Ishigaki is one of the hotspot for Japanese tourist. Every year 600.000 people visit the island. Because of that, it can be difficult to found a free place in the good restaurants. Additional, most of the places serving food "last order" 22:00. Just give it a try, ...
... in counter, I was informed I did not have a reservation. WHAT!? I was certain I made a reservation, but I had no confirmation email or printed itinerary. I had simply memorized the flight date and time. How could it be? Furthermore, I was told I had only 13 minutes till departure, not 45 minutes that I had remembered. I practically threw my credit card and told them to run it and put me on the flight. I will deal with the missing ticket later. I ran through ...
... when I arrived at the guest house, the landlady was complaining because I was late for the dinner time. The old lady was friendly and talkative. She knew that their guests liked her talk. The old gentleman was showing folk-arts making, but we were not interested. Some young Japanese love the air of island guest houses and come back to the island again and again, but that will never happen to me.
Anyway, in the next morning, we tried a buffalo car ride. That was the ...
... in the lounge and a view from our riverside room was beautiful. My mum also liked the hotel and she hoped to come back there some day.
On the next day, after the check-out, we drove to the port for Yufu Island. A buffalo car ride to the island was a highlight of Iriomote Island, so I didn't want to miss it. However, because it was heavily raining, my mum didn't like the ride. So we left for Iriomote Wildlife Conservation Centre instead. It was a small museum, but ...
I have enjoyed travelling with my mum many times, but she is getting older and it is getting hard for her to travel. Maybe this travel could be the last trip. Anyway, our destination this time was Okinawan islands, which are very far from my hometown and Ishigaki island of Okinawa is actually about 400 km away from Naha, the capital city of Okinawa. As soon as we arrived at the airport, I picked up many brochures of tourist attractions, because ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center