Hotel Oruri

815-3 Shiobara, Nasushiobara, Tochigi Prefecture, Kanto, 329-2921, Japan | Hotel
Prices starting from $114.00
 

Travel Blogs from Nasushiobara

Shrines, Dumplings and Underwear

A travel blog entry by winterspring

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... and off we go to the little town of Nikko, a little mountain town with a wonderful mountain stream running through it. We find the bus to the shrines and we settle in for a lovely ride. It's all very green and the pine trees remind me of coastal redwoods-and nestled among them is the Toshogu shrine complex.

The shrines are amazing. I'll let my pictures describe them for me. The place was peaceful even though school kids on a field trip ...

Historic Nikko

A travel blog entry by pandasphere

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... scrollwork decorated almost every surface. We also climbed up a winding and steep staircase (200 steps even) through a serene forest to the austere and sacred mausoleum of Ieyasu Tokugawa. It was quite a pleasant change from the busy atmosphere (countless busloads of tourists and school trips) of the buildings below.

After a few hours wandering around there, we walked by the Futarasan Shrine and Taiyuinbuyo, and ...

Nikko - an uphill struggle

A travel blog entry by andynbaza

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... located at the opposite side of the town to the World Heritage Site, also the lowest as we were about to find out. A helpful map pointed out several bus routes to the various sights, but when have we ever taken the easy way? The route seemed simple enough, follow the town's only main road. We soon found out the road lead UP to the temples.
A steady uphill thirty minute walk and we reached the first of Nikko's sights: a sacred bridge. ...

Temples and shrines

A travel blog entry by alister.bland

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... shogunate that ruled Japan for 250 years.
Nikko is nice though, and the world heritage park pleasant. Big cedar trees, a nice river and some good walks. The only downside of visiting parks in Japan is that there is no place to rest or sit down. They all no seats anywhere so you just keep walking so by the end of my day in Nikko I was a bit foot sore.

Also you can ...

Nikko

A travel blog entry by otrembarific

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... climb up the side of a hill. We went about 3/4 of the way through town and found somewhere to stop for lunch. It was a cute little tourist-favorite as displayed by all the ephemera pinned to the walls! We had a delicious lunch, I had ramen with yuba (noodles made out of the tofu skin) which this region is known for. Joel had yakisoba and yakitori. We both had some Kirin. Joel has become such a beer drinker in Japan! From there we headed up the hill to the famous Shinkyo ...

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