Hotel New Nasuno

315 Higashikoya, Nasushiobara, Tochigi Prefecture, Kanto, 329-3147, Japan | Hotel
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Shrines, Dumplings and Underwear

A travel blog entry by winterspring

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... must be famous for dumplings because every one of these tiny restaurants sold them, so Matt and I wander in and are greeted by the owner and shown to our seats. So no one speaks English (once again, we don't expect them to), and we start pointing at the pictures of the dumplings on the menu. The guy starting saying meata, meata, and I figured out he was asking if we wanted meat dumplings, and I nodded profusely as I have been doing this whole ...

Historic Nikko

A travel blog entry by pandasphere

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Today we ventured outside of Tokyo to Nikko, a 2 hour train ride north of the city. This World Heritage Site was the seat of the first Shogun in Edo era Japan and an ancient center of the Buddhist and Shinto religions. Ieyasu Tokugawa was the first to unite the feudal lords in the the early 1600s and became the first Shogun or military ruler. Tokugawa and many of his sons are buried at the Toshogu Shrine, one of the most ...

Nikko - an uphill struggle

A travel blog entry by andynbaza

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... located at the opposite side of the town to the World Heritage Site, also the lowest as we were about to find out. A helpful map pointed out several bus routes to the various sights, but when have we ever taken the easy way? The route seemed simple enough, follow the town's only main road. We soon found out the road lead UP to the temples.
A steady uphill thirty minute walk and we reached the first of Nikko's sights: a sacred bridge. ...

Temples and shrines

A travel blog entry by alister.bland

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... shogunate that ruled Japan for 250 years.
Nikko is nice though, and the world heritage park pleasant. Big cedar trees, a nice river and some good walks. The only downside of visiting parks in Japan is that there is no place to rest or sit down. They all no seats anywhere so you just keep walking so by the end of my day in Nikko I was a bit foot sore.

Also you can ...

Nikko

A travel blog entry by otrembarific

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... climb up the side of a hill. We went about 3/4 of the way through town and found somewhere to stop for lunch. It was a cute little tourist-favorite as displayed by all the ephemera pinned to the walls! We had a delicious lunch, I had ramen with yuba (noodles made out of the tofu skin) which this region is known for. Joel had yakisoba and yakitori. We both had some Kirin. Joel has become such a beer drinker in Japan! From there we headed up the hill to the famous Shinkyo ...

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