Travel Blogs from Komagane
... it has a very old population. Tsumago seemed to attract a few young Japanese couples on romantic getaways (precious little of that anyway, considering Japan's romance problem) and a few foreign tourists (there was a large Irish family there) but mostly old Japanese women traveling both independently and on tours. And when I say old, I mean really old--like late 80s old.
So, obviously the older guys have died by that ...
Last post for Haruno! We are headed for Mount Fuji on the 2nd and will be moving on from our first farm. It was an amazing first experience and we loved getting to meet the Uno family and experience tea farming!
On Saturday Madokasan, Ken and I headed for the rice fields, located in one of the valleys near their village. The rice was already sprouted and planted in the paddies by this time but because our hosts have only recently taken over the paddies, the ...
... don't worry about what you are eating just try it!
I recorded a brief clip on our way to work on the first day at Uno Team Farm just to give everyone a feel for the scenery! I finally got it uploaded on youtube...enjoy! :)
... the mountains and we are cozily ensconced in a finished room in their barn...yes...barn. We are officially out in the boondocks with no hustle and bustle of city life. We can hear the birds chirp in the morning, see the mist come over the mountains after the rain and enjoy the simple kind of farm food that comes from growing what you eat. I don't know about Ken but I am quite enjoying the quiet.
Our hosts have been very welcoming and we ...
Other places to stay in Komagane
5-1086 Akaho, Komagane | Hotelfrom $110
759-490 Akaho, Komagane | Hotelfrom $264
1522-3 Akaho, Komagane | Hotelfrom $73
497-1497 Akaho, Komagane | Hotelfrom $231
11-8 Chuo, Komagane | Hotelfrom $70