Maizuru Green Hotel
Travel Blogs from Maizuru
Wow, what a whirl wind couple of weeks! I've survived training, and am busy settling into my new home and schools!
I live a tiny little shoebox apartment, which is extremely cute and I think just the perfect size for me! I live in a district called Hazeshinmachi, which is approximately a 30 minute walk east of the Fukuchiyama train station. It is a rural town, with (MASSIVE!) ...
... large one and a smaller one with metal arm rests and jets. There was also a steam room decorated with tiny blue tiles. Upstairs was a series of saunas and a fantastic outdoor bath with views of the river (and the shell garage!). Kim landed the jackpot on the ladies side though, as Satonoyu has a penguin sauna (one that is ice cold). Just the ticket after a scorchingly hot bath! We relaxed back at the room for a bit as I enjoyed some of ...
... As with the other Ryokan that we stayed in, our arrival sparked a flurry of activity from the staff as they got us checked in and into slippers with maximum efficiency. Once we were in our room, we were soon being helped into Yukatas and seated at the low table for a pot of green tea. The room itself was everything that you would picture of a traditional Japanese inn, tatami matting, sliding panel doors and views into a quaint little Japanese ...
... will be at various junior high and elementary schools in the region (unsure how many at this stage).
- I will be living in my very own cute Japanese "apartment", which is actually more like a shoe-box! Haha
- I will be paid approx 2,300,000 yen/month(approx. $2,480AUD) .
- Develop my Japanese speaking, reading and writing skills ...
... A bus picked us up with lots of other hotel guests. When we arrived it was raining. The bus dropped us off about 5 minutes down the road. Kinasaki is a small town with 5000 residents. It has a river running through it and many small bridges connecting two roads. A guy met us from the bus with two umbrellas. Again it was impeccable Japanese service. Inside the ryokan loads of people greeted us. They were so so nice and bowing to us. We took off our ...
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