Travel Blogs from Yonezawa
... Fukushima. Kameda Sensei's and Ara Sensei are the English and Music teachers at Jess's high school. They treated us to a magnificent spread. It was a degustation taste of about 11 dishes. They were all very tasty. They finished off with a sweet consisting of a pile of pancakes with cream cheese and Ice Cream and a chocolate sign saying Happy 40th Anniversary. It was a fabulous ...
... It is a beautiful place set in a large bay with about 90 small islands dotting the bay. We took a ferry which circled the islands in about an hour and then we had some lunch. The weather was grey and cloudy with threatening rain so the scenery had a lot of atmosphere (no pun intended). After lunch we walked across a long bridge to one of the islands and wandered through the forest. It is a beautiful ...
Today was meet the colleagues day. Jess took us first to the Board of education, where we met her supervisor and read the radiation meter (that morning about .02 micro Sieverts per hour - you get more in Manhattan). It was also interesting to see the tow poor guys who sit in the office and represent TEPCO ( the nuclear plant owners). They are there to be the face of the company and cope any flack from the locals. Great job! We then drove to Jess's high school where we met ...
... very interesting life , until her death in her 90's. One of the first feminists. The scenery was varied and beautiful, with snow covered mountains in the background. We also drove along the edge of the 3rd largest lake in Japan, Lake Inawashiro. On our return to Nihonmatsu we checked into our Ryokan where we we reunited with the luggage we shipped from Narita. The Ryokan is comfortable and we are acclimate sing to Japanese bedding and pillows. Sleep has not been a ...
... trees in full blossom. It was a stunning sight, with the lighting from a setting sun and wind blowing the blossom for the trees, link pink confetti. I took lots of photos. Once settled into our room we changed and went to the bath area. Jude will have to fill you in on her experience there. I went of to the blocks room, had a shower and went outside to the pools. It is awesome lying back in a ...
Other places to stay in Yonezawa
3-5-28 Higashi, Yonezawa | Hotelfrom $60
2-5-22 Shimohanazawa, Yonezawa | Hotelfrom $79
3-3-44 Higashi, Yonezawa | Hotelfrom $59
1-13-3 Chuo, Yonezawa | 3 star hotelfrom $66
2-10-20-9 Shimohanazawa, Yonezawa | 3 star hotelfrom $88
1-1-8 Fukudamachi, Yonezawa | Hotelfrom $37
3-2-16 Montomachi, Yonezawa | Hotelfrom $88
1-7-21 Chuo, Yonezawa | Hotelfrom $54