Hotel Grand Fuji
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... sky's and fuji not blocked by any other mountains in the way(see pictures). Like the monkey park it was definitely worth the extra effort to get there and it is clear to see why the Japanese place such cultural and even spiritual importance on Fuji as it is so aesthetically pleasing and absolutely dwarfs everything around it. I'm off to Nagoya tomorrow as I head more into western ...
... to a theme park it is unbeatable, it's size and scale and proximity are amazing and it isn't done justice in the photos at all. Our hotel tonight is more Crossroads motel than Hilton but we did pop across the road for an Italian (of sorts). The town here has an American drive-thru kind of vibe but it is also the place where we've seen the least English so far. It's back to Tokyo tomorrow and goodbye to rural ...
... got cold by the end of the day. Luckily we'd planned for a hot spa caper again, it really is the only thing to do when it's wet! I don't have photos for today, sorry, will load some up at the end of the trip (not sure who I'm telling this to, the odd thing about writing a blog is the thought that you are just writing it for future-you to ...
... Kudos to Dunk for driving here, the thought is scary, but we made it to the hotel with the sat nav, so far so good. We had thought we might drive down the coast tonight but the hotel hot spa swimming complex and ten pin bowling alley won out in the end! Dan thrashed us at bowling by the way! And another thing, vending machines are everywhere, they even had one for our bowling ...
Tuesday we arrived to Shimizu, just barely south of Tokyo. Here, I went on an organized excursion to Hakone National Park. We boarded a bus, and took about 1.5 hour drive to the park. It was beautiful and lush. We crossed Lake Ashi on a large Viking ship. On a clearer day, we would have been able to see Mt. Fuji. But unfortunately today, it was nowhere in sight. Apparently it is quite difficult to see, and not visibly on many days, even close to the ...
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