Biwako Hotel

Address: 2-40 Hamamachi, Otsu, Shiga, Kinki, 520-0041, Japan | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 2-40 Hamamachi, Otsu, is near Nanzen-ji Temple, Gion Corner, Honen-in, and Konchi-in.
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    Travel Blogs from Otsu

    Encore un nouveau truc/a new experience

    A travel blog entry by maa3 on May 26, 2015

    9 comments, 4 photos

    Avec un peu de retard je vous présente le Japon. Population: plus de 127 millions d'habitants. Capitale: Tokyo: c'est. La métropole la plus densément peuplée au monde, 13 millions 220,000 habitants pour sa superficie. C'est le lieu de résidence de l'empereur et le siège du gouvernement depuis 1603 (de facto) et s'appelait alors Edo; puis depuis 1868 elle devint officiellement la capitale du Japon et prit le nom de Tokyo. Quant à Kyoto, la ville ...

    Green coffee

    A travel blog entry by dizzyseren on Aug 15, 2014

    I go for lunch with the lady i met last night, she chooses a cafe by the river. It's cute, western style and I have my first cup of tea in three weeks. I also have a sandwich and a bowl of soup set. It's very good and now I have somewhere to eat!! After we part company and I walk to the station attempt the kyoto subway successfully which is good and I go to see the golden pavilion, I walk from the station which takes forever. I really need to learn how to catch a bus. I can't do it ...

    Torri gates and Sayonara Japan...

    A travel blog entry by keithandkim on Apr 13, 2014

    35 photos

    ... movements, example pointing and dictionary work he agrees to send the parcel. This is when i realize i have no money in my wallet and they do not take card. So we grab the box and make our way to the ATM, luckily this time the JP post ATM actually works and we head back to the desk, where we get a different clerk. We go through the same fun charades game of “whats in the box” before he takes our payment and finally we send the parcel down the chute, phew that ...

    Trip to Kyoto for the Equinox

    A travel blog entry by malicifant on Mar 21, 2014

    337 photos

    ... the city that you got to by going through a Starbucks and I had to find it. Rokkaku-do Temple is in the Rokkaku-do part of Kyoto. Sure enough you walk in to Starbucks and the whole front and back are glass so you can see right through to the Temple. I had a sandwich and coffee and visited the temple. I then realized I only had 40 minutes to get back to Kyoto Station to catch my train back to Tokyo Station. I hailed a cab, just like in the movies! cost me 800 yen ...

    Bus-hopping around town

    A travel blog entry by skyisblu on Sep 12, 2013

    2 comments, 24 photos

    ... and the rain stops just before we finish our cups - we didn't even seen it happen!

    Another walk through Gion, in the Pantocho neighborhood, then we wind our way back to the ryokan with takeout bento. Tonight, we'll repack our bags, finish up the rest of our food and sake(what a shame) and get ready for the next transfer. Tomorrow, we'll be spending the night at a temple guesthouse!