Kuju Hills Hotel

Address: 4028-1 Kuju, Kujumachi , Taketa, Oita Prefecture, Kyushu-Okinawa, 878-0201, Japan | Hotel
 
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This hotel is located on 4028-1 Kuju, Kujumachi , Taketa.
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Travel Blogs from Taketa

Things to love about Japan

A travel blog entry by cynthiana.diane on Jan 23, 2015

1 comment, 13 photos

... br> 9. Health conscious society - Read as: no obesity problem. Japanese people have a longer life expectancy and healthier average weight than those in Western society There are many cultural norms that contribute to this but the top three are: diet, portion size and regular exercise. Most people are aware that the Japanese diet is naturally healthy, with a high concentration of low fat protein sources (fish, tofu) lots of vegetables and light on the sweets. ...

Mochi-tsuki - A Japanese New Year Tradition

A travel blog entry by cynthiana.diane on Dec 31, 2014

3 comments

... is the tradition of making Japanese rice cakes by hand.

In ancient Japan rice was a special and valuable food used only for special occasions and holidays. Each grain of rice (in Shinto tradition) symbolizes a human soul (tamashii), so pounded rice cakes represent millions of souls. When the community pounds rice, each person can reflect on the gods' blessings and the events of the previous year. Pounding ...

Meeting Yuto in Beppu

A travel blog entry by anita.russ on Dec 18, 2014

... but when in Rome..... Rina met us at the karaoke club and we were shown into a booth with a huge screen and given microphones. I must admit I had kind of expected some sort of pub but it was just us (which is probably a blessing). It was (against all the odds) great fun but the Japanese seem to sing much higher than we do. An hour passed very quickly and we headed for the barbecue restaurant. The restaurant had booths with barbecues loaded with ...

Meeting Rina in Beppu

A travel blog entry by anita.russ on Dec 17, 2014

... Rina. The fried chicken was okay but was not my favourite. The food in Japan has been lovely with beautifully fresh ingredients and subtle but good flavours. Katie and Rina chatted about music and hobbies but we're not too similar in taste. It was a good meal and we went to the shopping mall after dinner where Rina had a frozen yoghurt and the girls went into a special photo booth which customises your photos. The girls spent quite a long time in there and the photos when ...

Photo Journey

A travel blog entry by cynthiana.diane on Dec 06, 2014

38 photos

Just wanted to share a few pictures from the last couple of months. Sean and I had a wonderful time while he was here. We saw some beautiful sites and had a lot of fun. Owing to circumstances, the details of which are too lengthy to include here, he ...