Travel Blogs from Fukui
... something I hope to replicate at home)...oh and of course the massive piece of naan bread! After dinner we wandered an indoor mall picking up some fruit for breakfast before heading back to the hotel. The Riga Royal had a gym and for a cool $21 you could use it. Feeling a little guilty about the considerable naan I consumed and wanting to embrace my chance to use some weight lifting equipment I headed to the gym. Post workout I ...
... arrived a Christmas party was in full swing. As is common in Ryan and I's dinning adventures we wandered around becoming more and more desperate before we settle on a Japanese restaurant. After removing our shoes we entered a lively restaurant and were seated on the floor with cut outs below for one's feet. To our relief we were offered an English menu and we proceed to sample many Japanese dishes. Full from a tasty meal we headed back to the hotel to relax at the ...
... and it took one hour even to see quick. However, it was not so impressive to me, because I had visited Enryakuji Temple on the day before. Still, I believe Eiheiji is the best tourist attraction of Fukui Prefecture.
actually, we visited another place and had an unforgettable experience for life there. The place was Chirihama Beach in Ishikawa Prefecture. The beach is is the only one where you can drive in Japan. That ...
... in a souvenir shop and finally left the village for the forest road.
Kandas' House Website (only in Japanese)
Hakusan is a 2,707 meter-high mountain located in Ishikawa Prefecture and is said to be one of the three most beautiful mountains of Japan along with Mt. Fuji and Mt. Tateyama. The area surrounding the ...
... to sing 'Sakura' in Japanese (& i actually still remember it to this day)... i was obsessed with Japan! What a lucky girl i was to be able to experience Japan for real, a few years later!
Many more years later (just a few years ago), my son spent a year in Japan, going to school, when he was a teenager. Lucky boy! His siblings were quite jealous. That's him with a gaggle of Japanese school girls! :-) ------>