Mikuni Kanko Hotel
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... there were a lot in the free area. The most picturesque was the Karamon Gate. I also walked a bit on the hillside, but I was not so enthusiastic and didn't explore much.
Then we headed to Ichijyo Waterfall. It was a small waterfall and it was possible to skip, but I thought my mum may have liked it and so stopped by. Fortunately, we were able to drive close to the waterfall and my mum easily walked up to the waterfall. It was comfortable ...
... in the mountainside. Both of us had been to the village. Especially, that would be the fourth time for my mom to visit the village. However, because the village was located at the starting point of the Hakusan Super Rindo Forest Road and it seemed that the village was worth visiting repeatedly, we decided to stop at the village for a short time.
We took the Shirakawa Highway from Shokawa to Shirakwa-go. Unexpectedly, we found a beautiful lake on ...
... could handle.
Takoyaki which is basically a ball filled with octpus was one of the favourite treats of the day with Okonomiyaki an amazing omlette type dish coming a close second.
Yes thats right, all we've done the last 6 months is eat!
... Tea Ceremony, and i was the only one in our group to dress in a kimono. I wanted to experience more, and be more immersed in the culture.
Oh! And the toilets! Squatting over the toilets was a blast of course, but the weirdest part was the washroom at a restaurant (?). I had to walk into the men's washroom, past men peeing in urinals, to get to the women's washroom. Now how bizarre is that?
And i was one of the ...
... the wind-tossed pitches.
When it came time for lunch, the young dude who so graciously watched after our stuff for the small fee we paid earlier pointed us to the next tent. We thought lunch was included in the 600 yen we had paid earlier, but apparently it was not. We ended up paying an additional 600 yen for meager (at best) portions of fried rice.
Our wallets lighter and our newly ...