Hotel Floracion Nasu
- Shuttle bus service
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Today we headed northwest of Takayama to see the very picturesque village of Shirakawa-go. There are two World Heritage villages up in the mountains (we only went to one). The villages were apparently the bolt holes of the Taira clan after their defeat at the battle of Dannoura in 1185. Until the mid-twentieth century, these communities were almost entirely cut off from the modernization of Japan, which ironically has now become their ...
... bed but hat the hell I'm only spending one night here. My ticket that I bought includes bus trips, so I decide to the long bus ride up the hill to go and see the waterfalls in the area. An hour half later I get off e bus not really knowing where to go, but I follow another person and then I hear the thunder of water falling so I guess it's down this way somewhere. As I walk down to the parking lot bus after bus lined up with some of the drivers taking the waiting time ...
... sit up in the foyer the only place where there was free wifi. All that sounded too hard. I gave up and went with the flow, I now started to investigate what was on offer for dinner it was all you can eat. There was so much to choose from and all was fantastic, the best tempura, not to mention so many other goodies I made a real pig of myself. Went upstairs t my lovely room with amazing views up the ...
... waterfall is created from a fairly big lake at the top of the mountain. The gorge in which the waterfall flows into is absolutely stunning.
After taking in that view we went back down the mountain to visit the Tokugawa Mausoleum which I would imagine is over 400 years old given Ieyatsu Tokugawa died around that time. This temple's beauty was completely different from the temples I had seen in Tokyo simply because it was within a dark ...
... looking from what i know!
Today confirmed what i knew about Japanese: they are not very fit and ready to walk! After getting the city map from the tourist information and telling the lady we wanted to walk everywhere, she looked horrified. I also noticed that Japanese don't walk up the escalator ever and generally speaking walk very slow.