Hotel Quest Shimizu
- Free High-Speed Internet
Photos of Hotel Quest Shimizu
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Quest Shimizu Shizuoka
Travel Blogs from Shizuoka
... on me on this 2 wheels of thunder........throw my day pack in my basket, and let me remind you the last time I was on a bike was about 15 years ago, well except for that one time my cousin Chris sent me up on a chairlift at Nighthawk in GP and pushed me down a couple of black diamond runs, but I set my course, I am going to to bike around Mt Fuji biggest of 5 lakes, Lake Kawaguchi-ko, for the next 2 hours you cant wipe the smile off my face, ...
I woke up from our bender feeling amazing. That saki is fabulous, no hangover, no nausea, just a clear head with which to contemplate the catastrophic night before. Amanda was still asleep, as I left her at about 2:30, so I took the bathroom first this time, (the room is so small and cramped that we often had to head to the rooftop ...
After leaving Tokyo to visit Yokohama, we returned to visit some more of the capital`s central sites. This time we headed right for the middle, arriving at Tokyo station. This year is the red-brick station`s hundred-year birthday, and it stands out as slightly older in a plaza surrounded by enormous skyscrapers. We picked our way along streets of Maranouchi between the enormous buildings towards the park at the city centre, where the Imperial palace lies. Unfortunately access into ...
... our descent and walk slowly down. Now the suffering starts as climbing down is becoming the bigger challenge than the hike up. The gravel is loose and you have to pick carefully where to step without loosing the balance.
Now I regret that I wear soft shoes and my toes start to hurt. The climbing down takes all of our forces and we think that we have used the same amount of time as going up.
... up for the final stretch.
Fortunately we have some proviant with us and water. The prices for water and food are rising with the altitude and are about 4-5 times the shop price.
We use the head lights and continue to go up, We realize that we are in the first group arriving at the summit on 3747m. Now the temperatures are between 0-5°C and the wind causes additional chill. But we find a place to sit and wait until the ...