Hotel Alpha-1 Takaoka

Address: Takaoka, Takaoka, Toyama, Chubu, 933-0021, Japan | Hotel
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        Castles, Gardens and Geisha Streets

        A travel blog entry by nreid on Oct 29, 2015

        44 photos

        ... the Kanazawa Castle and Kenrokuen Gardens. It looked very crowded at first, with lots of tour groups, but we soon got away from all that havoc and found peaceful spaces to enjoy.

        The castle construction showed superb craftsmanship. Some of it had been destroyed by fire and expertly rebuilt from old drawings. It is larger than we expected and the grounds and structures kept in immaculate ...

        Geishas and Gardens

        A travel blog entry by nreid on Oct 28, 2015

        17 photos

        ... cans) in public places. This is because of the gas attack on the Toyko subway a few years ago. That led to all the bins being removed.
        2. Every prefecture has its own garbage sorting rules, but generally things are sorted into recyclables and combustibles, but no two places seem the same, leaving you totally confused.
        3. The combustion system is pretty sophisticated. As they don't have sufficient land to create landfills, ...

        Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route

        A travel blog entry by ptoj on Oct 06, 2015

        We took the train to Shinano Omachi, then bus to Ogizawa and scrambled over Mt kurobedairi and Mt Tateyama, arrived in Toyama that night Amazing mountains and autumn leaves. Had Japanese tempura set meal for lunch - ok but too many vegetables, not enough prawns. Worse pasta ever for dinner. But we found Tim Tams, Nutella and bread sticks in a ...

        From shoe shopping to foot massage

        A travel blog entry by jandwinjapan on Oct 01, 2015

        15 photos

        Today, we checked out the old part of Kanazawa. But not before we went shoe shopping for mister Wiremu (Willem in Japanese). And we can tell you that in a country were people have more my (Julia ;)) size, it is challenging to find shoes in size 45 (or 28 in Japanese). But we managed. We ended up buying some French (yeah really, no joke) shoes but made in Japan ;) Today we were ready for some old houses and ancient ...

        From hectic Tokyo to somewhat less hectic Kanazawa

        A travel blog entry by jandwinjapan on Sep 30, 2015

        21 photos

        Today we left Tokyo, with an extra piece of luggage as Tokyo has proven to be a shopping paradise ;) after a three hour trip with the shinkansen ( during which we also had breakfast, see pictures for new exciting foodstuff :)), we arrived in Kanazawa. I remember a Volkskrant article saying that "Kanazawa was like Tokyo before it became so big". What I understood by that was: quiet little town, not too many tourists, old style houses, ...