Fuji Park Hotel
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... to do in – well, ever, or nearly ever. Such fuzzy and beautiful looking creatures, and so dexterous with their hands to pick up treats and bamboo for their lunch. We could have spent hours watching them! But that probably would have annoyed all the people behind us in line hoping for a look, too. So we had to move on, and spent the rest of the day playing spot the lion / tiger / condor / otter / owl / monkey / Hokkaido brown bear / ...
... got to work that night :)
Unfortunately I was not able to make an pictures climbing up, it was just to dark. But it looked incredible, to see the clouds beneath you with the moon reflecting on it.The mountain just a shadow on each side of you, reminding you how steep it actually is.
There are a few platform's on the way to the top, to rest. However none of them have shelters, meaning you are the whole night exposed to ...
... get ready to summit. The summit is at 3771m and should probably take no more than an hour from where we were, but the path is so narrow and rocky that with the crowds it is a stop-start conga line to the top and took about two hours. We then waited in the cold and wind for the sun to finally peak above the clouds. We were actually really lucky to see the sunrise as I don't think anyone will have done after us, and it was quite breath taking. Despite the weather forecast, ...
8 km walk from walk Magemo to Tsumago.
The guide book and the tourist information centre told me that it would take 3hours to walk it.
However I only had 2, as I got up way to late to actually do this walk. What can I say i did it in 1 1/2 hours :)
Rock'n Roll!!!! found the coolest little coffee shop in Tsumago.
... a yukata, which is basically a casual summer kimono made of cotton. One of these days I have to try it on!
After a short rest in the room we heard music from the outside. It looked like there was a festival just across the street! I was very excited to go there to actually see a different point of the japanese culture. We followed the music (again) that lead us to a round piazza that was decorated with many lanterns. There were many food stalls and a stage ...
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