Maizuru Green Hotel
Travel Blogs from Maizuru
We had a sleep-in this morning as yesterday was a very busy day. Our activities today included gym,trivia, box making, quilling and wine tasting. Pretty quiet and relaxing day. We had drinks and nibbles before our formal night dinner with our new Canadian friends from Vancouver, Cam, Linda, Hilda and ...
I had a pretty restful night's sleep. The morning is beautiful. I was really shocked by some technology in the restroom this morning, and no, I don't mean the toilet (although that has bells, and whistles, too). Anyway, after getting out of the shower I noticed there was a section that hasn't fogged up. How cool is that! I had a great breakfast and what I think was potato salad was very yummy. I now await the arrival of my host ...
... which had a beautiful blue stone floor. As we both sat in our respective cave pools we realised that we were the only ones out there and we started to have a chat across the fence that was dividing us.
Outside there was plenty of steam as some of the snow fell into the boiling hot pools and boy were they boiling. In fact they were so hot that we had to take regular breaks so that we did not collapse from the ...
... Japan’s first whiskey distillery in the Vale of Yamazaki with a great source of really pure water, just outside Kyoto, you can taste the country’s most popular single malt. Guided tours of the distillery take around an hour and are free, 10am-3pm every day except Sundays.
JR Yamazaki Station, JR Kyoto line, Hankyu Oyamazaki Station
... but Simo was getting a little afraid about her footwear. After another hour or so we left the second train in Fukuchiyama and jumped straight onto our third train. Jonny still had no idea what was going on at this stage and was wondering exactly where all these trains were going! But even when you don't know where you're going the efficiency of Japanese railways is very impressive!!
About an hour and a half later we left this train ...
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