Hotel Alpha-1 Takaoka Ekimae

Address: 4-55 Shimozekimachi, Takaoka, Toyama, Chubu, 933-0021, Japan | Hotel
 
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This hotel is located on 4-55 Shimozekimachi, Takaoka.
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    Travel Blogs from Takaoka

    Nice compact city with numerous attractions

    A travel blog entry by tanglt on Jun 02, 2015

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    ... cooked right in front of you Japanese pancakes. It was delicious.
    We joined an optional tour to visit a preserved village in the mountains, an UNESCO site. The highlight of the visit was to make fresh mochi. It was made by pounding cooked sticky rice in a huge wood recepticle with a equally large wood sledge hammer into a gooey lump. It was then shaped into balls, rolled in soy powder and eaten with fresh red bean paste. Between us, we had ...

    Day 8

    A travel blog entry by glendasblog on May 22, 2015

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    ... no way to get to this village. We had lunch there and then drove 1hr to Kanazawa where will stay the night. Walked to a Shinto shrine & to the Castle, Annette, Nat & myself sat overlooking a beautiful garden while the boys climbed the steps to the castle. Back to the hotel for an hours rest then out for tea. I did sushi, Nat & Rob went to Maccas. Walked back to the hotel 20 degrees at ...

    Off we now go, to Shirakawago and Kanazawa

    A travel blog entry by howardstein on Apr 19, 2015

    ... in the mountains we started to see snow in increasing amounts from snow piles roadside to flat farming land with remnants of the winter's activity. We visited the folk village in Shirakawa-go that is made up of A-frame buildings with steep thatched roofs made of rush grass that is 18 cm thick. These buildings are called Gassho-Zukuri farm houses because their roof shapes resemble two hands together in prayer. In reality, the shape of the roof withstands and ...

    Back to the west coast to see some mountains

    A travel blog entry by brenton-alan on Apr 17, 2015

    52 photos

    ... in most of the mains sights, then ventured out into the suburbs to do a little window shopping. It seems that not many western people visit the suburbs, as i attracted a fair amount of attention.

    15th
    Toyama city offers free bike hire to tourists, so i take them up on this offer. I collect the bike from a shop around the corner from the hotel, and decide to ride towards the snow capped mountains for a better view. After heading north for about 10ks i come across ...

    Kanawaza lives up to it's rainy reputation

    A travel blog entry by haddons on Apr 15, 2015

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    ... leave later tomorrow then browsed some of the shops. The bullet train started a service here last month so there were lots of bullet train souvenirs. Over dinner in an Indian restaurant Nia started a list of how many words you can describe rain in English - when we went to leave we saw bouncing rain and wind howling - we quickly did a u turn as thankfully there is a complete underground walkway from the train station to the ...