Gero Kanko Hotel
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Mostly sunny day, cool 13 degrees, no wind so comfortable with an extra layer or two of clothing.
Went to the bus station to book tickets to an old traditional town of Shirakawago but no luck as all booked out. Being Saturday the place is quite busy, though pace is relaxed.
It was 50 minutes each way, so figured it wasn't a bad thing missing out as lots still to see in Takayama. Spent the day strolling the old town, did ...
... shop, just a taster before dinner.
Dinner was a challenge as it was Friday night and we had no reservation. We wandered for ages and anything with a recommendation was booked out with waiting lists. We particularly wanted to try the famous HIDA beef, so kept walking until we hit the jackpot with a table available.
Rod went the whole hog, or should I say cow, and had the beef as well as miso soup, soft boiled egg, pickles and salad. I ...
7:30 go have spa, shave outside spa 8am breakfast 9am leave hotel bus at Fukinomori hotel to station. Travel 1.5hrs to.Nagoya (largest train station in the world). lunch at Nagoya Train station, Mermaid Cafe. Taxi to hotel 15000 yen, $15. check into Tokyu Hotel ...
Today we went to see the floats for the Takayama Autumn Festival. We wandered around the old town, and went to Salute for wood oven pizza - delicious. We bought some yummy chestnut biscuits. In the evening we went back into the town, and watched ...
In the morning we went to the Miyagawa morning market - it was great, yummy fried chicken. Joey bought Sarubobo dolls. Then we walked up to the Hida village, and explored the old houses. Collected stamps, answered the quiz and got a prize at the end. In the evening we went to Salute for pizza - delicious. We had Margherita pizza with ...