Daiichi Inn Shinminato

18-4 Zenkoji, Imizu, Toyama Prefecture, Chubu, 934-0005, Japan | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Imizu

Back in the swing of things

A travel blog entry by cynthiana.diane

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... Alps. Toyama City is home to aprox. 420,000 people. The Toyama Plain is rich farmland and historically was a point of strategic importance. Because of this, during the Feudal Age it was frequently turned into a battlefield. The city was nearly destroyed on the night of August 2, 1945, when 173 B-29 bombers of the American 73rd Bomber Wing dropped incendiary bombs on the city. 1.87 square miles, or about 99.5 percent, of the urban center ...

Before the Parade Passes By

A travel blog entry by pandasphere

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... saw the drummers drum, and we saw the three winners of Miss Kanazawa (we assume?), and we saw three men in full regalia walk by on horses - we weren't sure which of them was supposed to be Lord Maeda. But really we just saw them walk. Nevertheless, we enjoyed the parade. Even read some under the tree while waiting for people to pass by.

The parade was headed to Kanazawa Castle, where the evening's festivities would promise some outdoor drama. In ...

Down the west coast

A travel blog entry by alister.bland

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... it was just like all the rest. Surprisingly all the temples have no-one in them or around them. Are they just a legacy of the past?
In backpacker territory now. Quite a few roaming around but most only doing 3 or 4 weeks in Japan. Good however to talk to a few people.
Calligraphy classes at night in the hostel. Now have a couple of "masterpieces" i will have to carry until I get back to ...

Takayama Alpine Route

A travel blog entry by markhurwitz

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... just aren't worth a few extra minutes of sleep. The "one hour" drive out to the mountains turned out to be two hours longer than stated in the shore excursion brochure, but it was still a lovely journey with rice patties in the lower altitudes and giant pine trees the higher up we got. The views were spectacular from Murodo, the highest peak at 8,000 feet. There are 2 unique things in this area. One was the ...

Japanese Alps

A travel blog entry by jolotravelling

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... of great cultural achievements during the Edo Period, rivaling Kyoto and Edo (Tokyo), being the seat of the Maeda Clan, the second most powerful feudal clan Kanazawa was also Japan's second largest city (after Kyoto) to escape destruction by air raids during WWII As a result parts of the old town, such as the Nagamachi samurai district and chaya entertainment districts, have survived and are among the top places to visit. A chaya (i.e. teahouse) is ...

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This hotel is located on 18-4 Zenkoji, Imizu.
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