TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Daikanso Suooshima-cho
Travel Blogs from Suooshima-cho
... is taken advantage of and we are having a great time. The whole place is having a great time. Take a group of Japanese out of the work environment (and the subway) and put them together and they instantly have a good time, even more so if it's organised, and tenfold if you through in some beer. So far Yokohama was chilled but the development of the waterfront is a bit too commercial and doesn't feel of anything specific, it could be any city anywhere. ...
... Kyoto, as there were quite a few obvious tourists also waiting for the train, who then also got on the train from Osaka to Kyoto with us later that evening.
All in all, what should have been a one hour trip direct from Hiroshima to Kyoto, turned into a 2 hour trip via Osaka, and with an extra two hour wait in between. Oh well, fortunately we were all pretty philosophical about it. Not much you can do when stuff like that happens.
... Yakitori (Fried Chicken)
o Genkiyaki (Chicken Neck)
o Kimo (Chicken Liver)
o Tsukene (Chicken Meat Balls)
o Kokoro (Chicken Heart)
o Zuri (Chicken Gizzard)
o Yaki Onigiri (Grilled Rice)
o Hasami (Chicken and Leek)
o Negibanban (Chicken Thigh)
· Melon Shaved Ice (Shaved ice with melon syrup)
· Hiroshima style Okonimiyaki (Flat grilled Pancake, Hiroshima style uses noodles where Osaka style uses ...
... Itsukushima Shrine which is made to look like it floats in the middle of the ocean. Honestly, as shrines go this one was ok but not as beautiful or as awe-inspiring as the Golden Pavilion in Kyoto. Nevertheless, the island is still worth visiting as there are wild deer wondering around the streets and the possibility of climbing Mt. Misen, which has breath taking views at the top.
On my second day ...
... personal pattern. I am drawn to Hiroshima. I've been there four times and I'm quite certain there will be more visits. I like the city. While I was walking and touring the city, I couldn't help but think about this idea of new and old experiences among people. Now y'all know me well enough by now to know that once I latch on to an idea, I do not let go. Ask my wife. I ...