Iwanoya Ryokan

Address: 6187 Kakizaki, Kakizaki-ku, Joetsu, Niigata Prefecture, Chubu, 949-3216, Japan | Hotel
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This hotel is located on 6187 Kakizaki, Kakizaki-ku, Joetsu.
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Travel Blogs from Joetsu

Can it get any better? Yes, it can!

A travel blog entry by velojim-japan on Oct 13, 2015

5 comments, 22 photos

... that appeared taped to the sky as they didn't move. I sat still, looked out the window and felt moved. It's the kind of emotion you feel during times of happiness or complete joy when you feel a shiver go down your spine. Maybe it was the combination of a hard morning's ride that I completed with good legs following months of climbing in Vancouver, the fact that I was on a solo cycling tour in Japan and had no one to talk to about my experiences or arriving ...

No to snow monkeys but yes to grasshoppers

A travel blog entry by velojim-japan on Oct 12, 2015

12 photos

... now but is still good fun as you get to walk among them as they pick fleas off themselves or eat food that is left by the park caretakers. Unfortunately, when I got to the main gate, I was informed that there were no monkeys in the park as they had all gone into the mountains where there are nuts available and also because it is mating season, supposedly. I guess if I were a monkey and were given the choice of hanging out by the monkey version of ...

Myoko to Kyoto- a 4 train journey

A travel blog entry by teenza on Feb 09, 2015

... them bring it to the table to finish cooking and keep warm. We ordered a leek and noodle one and a traditional one with cabbage and pork. They have these nice sauces and sprinkles to out on them, I liked the spicy sauce, seaweed sprinkle and mayo on mine- mmmm. With this we had the Suntori premium malt beer which went perfectly. On the way home we had to stop at the 7-11 to get a couple more beers, so much cheaper at only $2 each to finish off a great ...

Snow shoe trekking and sake cocktails

A travel blog entry by teenza on Feb 08, 2015

7 photos

... coming in lower and greyer and just as we got in the van it started to rain a bit. For lunch we went to a local place and had an absolute feast. Home made soba which were cold, you dip into a soy type sauce with shallots and wasabi and slurp them up, fried marinated tofu, tempura vegies and dipping sauce as well as some nasty little fishy things which I tried then gave away. After the soba are gone, soba broth is added to the dipping sauce ...

Up to the mountains

A travel blog entry by teenza on Feb 07, 2015

6 photos

... by our host at the train station and taken in his van down the windy snow lined roads to our guesthouse Mont Cervin. It has about 5 rooms and is decorated to look like someone's house, very cosy and most importantly warm. We were able to check in and settle before being taken into town for a meal. We were taken to a recommendation to Udon Fu where I had a tempura with udon soup. Wow ...