Grand Duku Hotel

11-36 Sawacho, Hikone, Shiga Prefecture, Kinki, 522-0075, Japan | Hotel
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This hotel is located on 11-36 Sawacho, Hikone.
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    Travel Blogs from Hikone

    My first few days in Japan

    A travel blog entry by buzzoftheredbee on Sep 04, 2014

    41 photos

    ... his yummy guacamole!

    Today, Megan and I went to conveyor belt sushi, "Kaiten zushi" it was so yummy!
    Afterwords we went to Starbucks and chill-axed there for a bit ... Nick came and hung out with us also... after Starbucks, Megan and I had subway "ebi avocado" sandwich. Ebi = shrimp/prawns .. it was yummy
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    "Ni hao" ... oops, I mean.... "Konnichiwa"

    A travel blog entry by buzzoftheredbee on Sep 02, 2014

    I have left my love "China" and am heading back to the States. I was in China for thee years! I will miss is there. However I get to stop by and say hello to my good friends Megan and Nick. They used to live and work in China with me. It is so good to see them!
    They live in Gifu (Guh - ee - Foo) city Japan. It is a beautiful place! I love it. ...

    Gifu!

    A travel blog entry by wwoofers on Jul 07, 2014

    1 comment, 41 photos

    ... meters in either direction but the steep incline we took to reach the top would have been challenging to anyone trying to assault this castle! Unfortunately the castle itself had been rebuilt after earthquake and destruction from WWII but the museum housed in the new construction was a fascinating look into the samurai age (and a reminder of how much taller the human race has become over all...the suits of armor were tiny!).

    The ...

    Rides and Pretty Lights

    A travel blog entry by tiffanyjo22 on Jan 20, 2014

    6 photos

    Slowly finding time to update my blog. Sunday was a slowish day, had a sleep in before heading to a World Culture Day event were I met Yuri, a nice Japanese girl who wanted to practice English with me and asked to be my friend. We've now sent a couple of emails but without Caitlin to translate, the conversation doesn't go far. Afterwards we went and ordered far too much Chinese but had yummy dumplings so it was all good.

    Yay, Monday ...

    The Cat's Castle

    A travel blog entry by vandna on Dec 31, 2013

    ... Himeji). and I hoped to also understand more about the military powers that were so influential on the Emperors and even on monasteries. It turns out that Hikone Castle, even though it is well designed to withstand it,was never really under attack. So it became a place the shogun would visit once in while to make sure his armor was still polished.

    The Castle was completed in 1622 and ...

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