Kanazawa Hakuchoro Hotel
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... Sannomaru Park, where the castle’s reflection is seen in a pond. Another site well worth visiting.
From there we walked to a couple of shrines: the Oyama Jinja Shrine, where there was a small ceremony in progress, and the Ozaki Jinja Shrine, where they appeared to be doing some archaeologic excavations. Both were small but were different in design and structure from each other.
That was our day. Not a long time on shore, but worth ...
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 ...
... them. We then had the opportunity to explore the village. The traditional thatched roofed house has at least 3 stories. The main floor are the common rooms, second floor living quarters and the upper floors store rooms. The thatched roofs needs replacing every 25 years or so at a cost of ¥200,000,000. Good thing for heritage buildings, the government pays for 90% of the cost.
We then visited a house built in the samurai style as it was ...
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 ...
... people coming from Tokyo to visit Kanazawa. The new Shinkansen line into Kanazawa has certainly opened up tourism for this city. In fact nearly every hotel is booked out this week. Know wonder we had trouble getting accommodation here.
Well it had to happen sooner or later. Its a very cold and wet day outside. After breakfast we take a short walk to the train station to buy some bus tickets from the bus station next to the train station, only to be told that all the ...