Hotel Floracion Nasu
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... houses fell into disrepair until the government provided grants in 1976, to assist in the maintenance of the villages. This has also helped maintain the local building traditions, and a local preservation society decides on which buildings are in most need and helps organise a "yui", when a 200 strong team work together to thatch a roof in one day. Despite all the help, there are only about some "gassho-zukuri" houses left. In ultra-modern ...
The next day got up and had another amazing meal in the hotel. Went to pay the bill and it was way more then I thought it was going to be, I made some kind of concern and the took $20 off the bill so in the end I paid $120 for a great night with 2 great meals plus a bath. Off to try and catch the 9.45 train to Nikko I have 15 minutes. If I get it I get it. Started taking photos on the way to the station. Get see the train pulling in and I am at least 5 minutes walk away so I ...
caught the early train 10am up to the Nikko area. went to KInugawa first to do a fairly tourist thing where I went down the rapids in a traditional Japanese boat. I was the only westy on the boat and the whole tour was done in Japanese so I did not get any of the history and or jokes that were being told on the 30 minute trip down the river. I still had no where t stay the night and it was looking ...
... We only had about 4 hours in Nikko itself before the last train home so this was kind of a rush trip. What I didn't expect from the journey to the waterfall was that it was so high up in the mountains. We must of did at least 50 180 degree turns with the bus going up and then down. Not a trip for those easily affected by motion sickness...jeez. Once up top we had some pretty good ramen and then went off to view an incredibly beautiful ...
Walking all around this town yesterday, about 10km walk in total, with various historical sights mainly about the young samurai's that committed mass suicide here at the time of the civil war (1868). Also quite impressive is the Tsuruga-jo castle, totally destroyed but rebuilt for us to visit.
Also saw my first Japanese albino! And a wild deer, ...