Hotel New Otani Kumamoto
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Dinner at hotel last night,although buffet was excellent.Unusually for me had five desserts - a fact I have been reminded about several times today! About 6.30am Tom and I went for male bonding event in hotel onsen.Great way to start day. After breakfast we checked out and spent the morning in Matsushima.We had to do something with ...
... for Nathan to buy and drink on his own so he bought a cheap nasty one from the convenience store. When we got back we sat and chatted with the girls while we ate our noodles and talked about Taiwan and their food and what we should eat here and they just laughed at our story of the "gift" to the owner and Nathan eating or attempting to eat the fish head last night. All in all I think it was the best day on our travels so far ...
... like it said in the guide book! When we arrived the lady said if we phoned from the station she would have picked us up!!! The hostel was very nice but cold! We said we would have dinner with the family and there was a pit in the middle of the table where they cook fish. So we said we would try it. The mountains where lovely but there was no shops or nothing to do so we borrowed a bike and went along the road for about 40 minutes where there was a water mill, ...
... the very complicated toilet control panels, but then expect to be pleasantly amazed by what they can do once you get the hang of it
14 - Expect to be asked to take photos for lots of people, and then to be asked to have your photograph taken with them in return, several times
15 - Expect to see a Starbucks on every corner, just don`t expect to be able to log into their free wifi
16 - Expect to see ...
... Kanazawa, known for it's Samurai districts, where I got to go inside a ninja temple and take a guided tour completely in Japanese (so didn't understand an awful lot), but the temple was pretty cool with lots of trap doors and secret passages, all very Inspector Gadget style and would be a great place for playing hide and seek. I've also been back to Kyoto for a couple of days to visit the remainder of the town that I ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking