Karuizawa Elegance

1314-29 Karuizawa Higashi-nozawahara, Karuizawa, Nagano, Chubu, 389-0102 , Japan | Hotel
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Monkeys and Typhoons and Sparklers oh my

A travel blog entry by averyadventures

... time, we both could see eachother and hear eachother pretty well. They were able to wake up Leonardo from his nap and show him on the screen. I miss his little furry face so much!!!! I hope he isnt a hater when I return to Michigan, but then again, he is pretty dramatic so we will have to see.

I have been partaking in some amazing things on the weekends here. For example, I hiked in the mountains to see a whole family of monkeys. I would say about 160 monkeys ...

Potluck and bells

A travel blog entry by lilseppey

... The sheet music the recreated themselves so that it was color coded to the bells so that you knew which bell to play when! I wish all sight reading was that easy.

After bells it was dessert time. We had this cornstarch/water/sugar paste covered in different items like red beans, sesame seeds, and what looked like grounded gramcrackers. It was another chewy texture and semi sweet.

Spent the rest of the ...

Officially a big girl.....

A travel blog entry by averyadventures

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... it was the first time I had heard American music since I have been on the trip...aside from Beyonce one time. The house was owned by a British woman and she was poking fun at our American holiday...it was pretty funny. The plethora of people at this party was certainly one of a kind. English speaking Japanese women, British folk, and all of the English teachers from around Nagano in one spot. It felt wonderful and comforting to speak full sentences in English and use ...

A little piece of America in Japan

A travel blog entry by lilseppey

... with the Mayor. The house was just blocks from my house. Everyone there was from America or Great Britain! (20 people) It was nice to talk in complete sentences and have a few drinks. ( I tried a pineapple cocktail drink and grape fruit cocktail drink these were equal to having a Sminroff ice type drink back home) We had burgers and snack food. There were also these ...

25 plates of Sushi Later

A travel blog entry by lilseppey

... 2 pieces of nigiri (Fish on a ball of rice) and none of those fancy rolls like you get in the US. All plates were 108 yen or $1.08 US dollars. Also the fish was 'held in place' by a bit of wasabi. Sometimes the wasabi was too heavy and burned. Mr. Hoya actually had a coughing fit and watery eyes and nose from the intensity of one piece.

Earlier in the day I finally got ...

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This hotel, located on 1314-29 Karuizawa Higashi-nozawahara, Karuizawa, is near Shiraito Falls.
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