Moriyama Art Hotel

50-1 Harimada-cho, Moriyama, Shiga Prefecture, Kinki, 524-0012, Japan | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Moriyama

Releasing Expectation

A travel blog entry by kim.orlesky


... different places I was considering in Kyoto and asking their opinion. With the capsule hotel booked, the only other thing I hadn't done to put me in the realm of pure Japanese was some karaoke. I found a karaoke bar around the corner from the bar (that's a bit of a joke, karaoke is more common than starbucks here, and there are plenty of those), and unfortunately something was lost in translation because I was given a karaoke room all to myself. I ...

A Kyoto Sampler

A travel blog entry by balkans2009


... we grabbed a taxi and set off for probably the most famous of the thousands of temples in Kyoto -- Kinkakuji.

Kinkakuji (also known as the Golden Pavilion) is a Zen temple in northern Kyoto whose top two floors are completely covered in gold leaf. Formally known as Rokuonji, the temple was the retirement villa of an important shogun and according to his will it became a Zen temple of the Rinzai sect after his death in 1408. Kinkakuji was the inspiration ...

Cultural Observations

A travel blog entry by jaakko.saaristo

... tend to escape uncomfortable social and family situations to work, because they feel comfortable spending their time for a common and important cause. The difference is in that Finnish men perform their tasks in a self-initiated manner, whereas the hierarchical Japanese men make themselves useful for their boss. The nationalism in both countries is also related to cultural isolation, warding off other countries and cultures and treating them with a degree of suspicion.

Kyoto a day of shopping and sightseeing

A travel blog entry by reynolds925


... evening meal- either type of meal not appealing or long queues at the most desirable ones. Ended up downstairs near where we were last night. Had soba noodles & tempura and Sue had a noodle soup. OK but not special. The day was overcast, cold and windy, maybe 14C Highlights Range of foods in the markets; Lunch selection in Daimaru; Gift packaged fruit and meat prices in the department store; The lift attendants in the department stores; The restaurant ...

Kyoto and the end of our Japanese Leg

A travel blog entry by lizandivan


Our last couple of days have been about festivals, temples and gardens. we went to a festival last night but there were SO many people there, we left via the hundreds of food stalls! it a temple today there was another festival but this was much more civilised with everyone receiving tree branches with cards to celebrate the lunar new year of the snake. We had a boat trip and walked through ...


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