Hotel Izumo

Address: 821-3 Taishachoshurimen, Izumo, Shimane Prefecture, Chugoku, 699-0721, Japan | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located on 821-3 Taishachoshurimen, Izumo, is near Shimane Museum of Ancient Izumo.
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Travel Blogs from Izumo

Arrival in Matsue and back on the map

A travel blog entry by chrismcg on May 06, 2015

4 comments, 21 photos

... the castle moat. This is the area where middle-ranking samurai families lived and the original houses in this area have been preserved. the samurai house we visited was built over 270 years ago. The house displays many historical artefacts such as clothing and swords, furniture and domestic items. The elegance of the entrance and guestroom, contrasts with the minimalist simplicity of the living quarters, highlighting the distinction the samurai made ...

Once again we land on our feet!

A travel blog entry by chrismcg on May 04, 2015

2 comments, 42 photos

... let us down, I asked her to help us find something.

Anyway, in the end, what we did get was far better than anything we could have hoped for. We had a complete Japanese home and, although the style was of a bygone era, the conveniences were all available, even a western toilet, although it sat over a hole in the ground. We had a Japanese bed which we found it marvellously warm and comfortable, although a bit of a struggle to get up in ...

Rainy chillout n the city

A travel blog entry by cj_travels on Mar 27, 2013

18 photos

Early start of the day, wake up call at 6am! It was pretty good to book train tickets the day before, otherwise we would be struggling with time!
Shinkansen to Okyama then JR Express train to Matsue - total travelling time just over 4 hours.

Despite the rainy weather we took of to explore the fishing town of Matsue, known as the water city - it lays between the sea of Japan and two lakes.
We have visited Matsue-jo, the original ...

School visit

A travel blog entry by oflc_japan on Apr 13, 2012

3 comments, 5 photos

... their questions in English and had to judge their presentations of Japanese culture. After period 4 we had a school lunch of milk, fish, nut salad, egg soup and bread with chocolate spread. Then we sent the kids off to socialise with the kashima students. They were treated like celebrities! After lunch we headed off to a small barn to do some pottery. Everyone had a turn at using the potters ...

A Day in Matsue

A travel blog entry by oflc_japan on Apr 12, 2012

3 photos

... be feeling better today. After the castle and some lunch at a bakery we walked around the castle moat for a bit, then caught a bus to the hundred yen shop. Lots of fun there! We caught another bus to the hotel and prepared to move to the school and host families. The students were feeling very apprehensive about their home stay, but they will be fine! We were greeted very warmly at the school - we were like ...