Kanazawa City Hotel
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... the main area with very old buildings. Kanazawa is a leader in use of gold leaf and companies are involved in using it to restore historical buildings as well as producing all sorts of goods including jewellery and adorning evening bags, shawls, and all sorts of things. One of the companies Hakuza have a store in one of the very old buildings, and have coated an old storeroom inside and out in gold leaf. I bought a ...
... use the combusted material to make more land i.e. reclaimed land.
4. They filled Toyko bay to create a new development using the product left from the combustion process (Odiaba is the name of the area).
5. Everyone just accepts they have to take their rubbish home with them (though you can find the odd row of bins near. 7/11 store or the like.
6. You see no litter - public spaces are very clean.
Kanazawa has a ...
Today, we checked out the old part of Kanazawa. But not before we went shoe shopping for mister Wiremu (Willem in Japanese). And we can tell you that in a country were people have more my (Julia ;)) size, it is challenging to find shoes in size 45 (or 28 in Japanese). But we managed. We ended up buying some French (yeah really, no joke) shoes but made in Japan ;) Today we were ready for some old houses and ancient ...
... was a small garden called Gyokusen'inmaru garden: a beautiful scenery of little trees, running water, stunning bridges. So cute. After that we went to the "garden next door", one of the most beautiful of Japan: Kenrokuen garden. It's been first started in 1603 and it got today's look in 1868. In 1874 it opened for the public and in 1922 it became a national site of scenic beauty. The garden has all the attributes of a perfect ...
... 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, ...