TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Izumi Kamakura
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WE DID: - hike to Daibatsu from Kita-Kamakura station, via shrine to throw a plate at a rock and hence rid ourselves of malign influences - visited the Daibatsu - the second biggest Buddha statue in Japan (the first is in Nara, see Day 7) and the largest outdoors one - we could even walk around inside it for a fee ...
... cruise ship terminal. The size of the port is mind-boggling. There are 5000 vessels that sail in and out of Tokyo Bay daily with mile after mile of container ports. The city is the second largest in Japan with a population of 3.7 million. We drove through Yokohama and carried on to Kamakura, the Samurai city. The city has a long history as a capital under the rule of a shogun after the Samurai Revolution in 1192. We visited the ...
... with our 20-ish size group.
After the pottery, we ate a quick picnic lunch outside the studio. The kids found a pile of old cut bamboo, which they used as walking sticks. Down the hill and to the left was the beginning of the Daibutsu trail. We had a quick safety briefing from Hope and then buddied up the kids. (Buddy Check!) The trail began with a very steep set of stairs and that turned into rough terrain stairs. Eventually we ...
Sorry I haven't made a post in a few days, our hotel in Kyoto did not have
a strong connection to wifi for android phones. However, there are two
things I have noticed in the past few days in the city of Kyoto.
#1- Everything is designed for convienece and purpose. We were climbing a
mountain in Kyoto, and what did we find at the top in the middle of
nowhere? A vending machine. You can also find them next to shrines ...
Today I made a trip to Kamakura to make an offering for a friend back home. On the way there I happened to glance out of the window and saw this beautiful HUGE statue of The Goddess Kannon, the Japanese Goddess of Mercy. I decided I would be finding my way there on my way back to Tokyo.
It was a beautiful day and on my way there I met some really nice people from Minnasota. I hung out with them for ...
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