Kiryu Grand Hotel
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... was to go straight from the Airport up to the mountains however they needed to go via Asakusa station in the suburbs of Tokyo to connect. We worked around them by staying one night in Asakusa to meet them at the station.
The fun part was working out what time they would make it to us but thanks to the wonders of modern wifi and worldwide communication, Alex got off the plane and let using know they would arrive at our station at ...
In our third day in Japan, our group took a two hour bus trip from our home base of Mashiko to the city of Nikko Japan.
Nikko is in the mountains, and we were over 4,000 ft above sea level by the time we reached our destination. It was a long, winding trip as we cut through the mountainside.
Although there are many sites ...
I arrived in Nikko and it appeared the weather was on my side for a change as it was clear blue skies as I headed to the famous temple and shrine area, Nikko although again quite touristy and more busy than normal due to the festival had a nice feel to it and it made for a pleasant walk around the very impressive decorated structures in the main Toshogu temple area, many sights including the infamous three monkey carvings, hear no evil, speak no ...
WE DID: - Shinkansen (bullet train) from Tokyo to Utsunomiya to leave our bags at the hotel for tonight - JR train to the World Heritage site and National Park of Nikko - pottered from the station through the town to Shin-kyo bridge, originally built in 1636 - walked through woods to Toshu-gu shrine, discovering there was a ...
On our bus to Kegon Falls, our tour guide, Marie, noticed a man putting on his jacket. She immediately interrupted her talk about the beauty of the falls, and asked him if he was cold. She looked genuinely concerned. This concern and care for other people is a trend I've noticed while in Japan. The tiny things -- the way they hand back your credit card with two hands, holding it like it ...
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