Konaya Hotel Urban Villa
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- Minbar in room
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Refrigerator in room
- Banquet room
- Smoking rooms available
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... route that we were on has a different trail for descent and ascent to help relieve congestion. This made the downhill quite pleasant, getting to walk down an easy road covered with just enough loose gravel to feel soft underfoot. That is, except for the few times we had to step over deep erosion channels carved into the rubble from the rain the last few days! It was 5pm back at the trailhead; we’d made the entire trip in exactly 7 hours. ...
Praying for good weather conditions, we left Kawaguchi by bus to climb Mt Fuji. Arrived at the 5th station around 9pm.
The 5th station is basically the end of the tree-line on the mountain.
We aimed to be at the top of Mt Fuji around 4:30 am in order to see the sunrise. The climb should take around 5-6 hours. An hour on the Mountain and another 3 hours to go back to the 5th station in order to catch the first bus back to Kawaguchi ...
... and Jon and filed into the theater. Will was handed a flashing, spinning Elmo toy and a USO bandanna. I saw Shawna, a woman I like and her family. We talked about our lunch out on Thursday. I saw my new friends Annaliesse and Abbie. And I saw many other people I'd chatted with at Will's gymnastics or the pool. The show started and was about a military kid getting ready to move again. There was lots of dancing and snappy songs, but I kept unexpectedly getting choked ...
... Just meant we were waiting in the freezing cold, huddled together for 3 hours before the sun came up. When it did, we were relieved a) because we saw a beautiful sunrise and b) because it meant we could start moving again and get feeling back to our hands and feet. Descended down the other side of the mountain, the Gotemba trail, which included a long run of volcanic ash. The ground was so loose it was literally possible to run down one third of the mountain as your feet sank into the ...
... coughs, snores and especially the movements of the fellow climbers across the floor, I somehow managed to sleep 2x 30 minutes before the clock reached 1:00 am. Time to prepare for our final part of the climb. For me it was the best part of all. In a parade of head lights, under the moonlit sky we slowly moved on towards the top. The day before, we could set our own pace since people started their climb at different times. But now everyone on the mountain set itself in ...