KKR Hotel Kanazawa
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Banquet room
- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- High-speed internet in room (free)
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... br> Right next to the garden is Kanazawa Castle. It originally dates back to 1546, although the current buildings date from the 1700s-1800s. It was the residence of the Maeda lord of Kaga Domain until 1869 and was an army base during WWII. It is a massive structure: white, black, and stone. The roof is white, made of lead tiles. There are a couple of other gardens adjacent to the castle including the Gyokusen’inmaru Garden, named after the wife of a feudal lord, ...
Kanazawa was an unexpected gem. We were in an actual hotel this time although the room was tiny. One way or another, G Adventures clearly want us to get to know each other really, really well. Fortunately my roommate Catherine's really easy going and good fun. On our first day here we visited a fish market. They're known for crabs here (no jokes) but I was shocked to see huge crabs going for ...
The Japanese breakfast was exquisite and sumptuous, a world apart from the western alternative.
We spent most of the day traveling to Kanazawa on the East Coast of the main island. There apparently was a significant volcanic eruption in one of the islands south of the big island. Smoke reached 9000m, but the lack of concern from everyone in Japan is striking. It took an 1 hour bus ride, an 80 minute bullet train trip and a 3 hr express train ...
Met at 8.30 for breakfast, decided to an American style breakfast, bacon, scrambled eggs etc it was yuk. Headed off with Akiko to Takayama,s morning market then continued on to Shirakawago to visit the folk village. What a beautiful place it is basically how it was in the shogun times, timber buildings with thatched roofs. A new freeway went from Tokyo to Kanazawa it took 20 years to build. Before ...
... t grow enough rice to pay the taxes so they supplemented the rice with silk and fine carpentry. These items are still being produced here today. At an observation point high above the village we could see the village layout of buildings, many rice paddies, the surrounding mountains and their streams resulting from melting snow, and a distant very high ski hill. The buildings now are one third each homes, restaurants and museums, and souvenir shops. Oh, speaking ...