Travel Blogs from Iida
... really not that complicated. First, we needed to take the Shinkansen--that's the bullet-train--to Nagoya, then transfer to an express, and then transfer to a local for the last fifteen minutes. The local was two cars, but basically its a subway with handholds. This dropped us about 2 miles from Tsumago. Only in Japan can you take a subway train to within 2 miles of some place that is basically the middle of nowhere.
... and filling and the mashed potatoes from garden fresh potatoes were superb. Seta ate until his stomach started to hurt so I guess that is the best compliment I could hope for! Not too bad for a first attempt and it can only get better. It was an enjoyable an relaxing way to end our stay and Ken even had some time to hike around Haruno and take some fun photos. We loved staying with the Uno family and to anyone who wants to try wwoofing out I would highly recommend them!
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! :)
... also be produced from the same plant, the difference is in how tea is processed. Green tea is produced when the tea is harvested and then quickly sent through a machine that steams it for a given amount of time. Immediately after steaming the tea is dried and ground and over the course of 4 hours the tea transitions from fresh waxy leaves to small dried and much darker looking tea leaves that you can find in the loose tea sections of your grocery ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Ina Iida
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1-23 Odori, Iida | Hotelfrom $54