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Travel Blogs from Iiyama
... It provided, however, a relaxing way to enjoy the setting sun amidst the mountainous scenery ("Japanese Alps"). We caught the evening shinkansen from Nagano to Kanazawa.
*Travel Tip: Train station lockers make storing luggage super easy when moving between hotels and having adventures at the same time. In Japan, however, these lockers are smaller than those in Europe. We do not recommend traveling with large bags since they will not fit in most train station lockers. ...
... There are still hundreds of people here, and we take a few hours to see the temples. Now as its a nice sunny day, we walk the streets for a few hours discovering lots of cool little lanes and shops. Nagano is a really nice town, spotlessly clean and full of extremely polite people.
Tomorrow we are taking the Shinkensan to a town called Kanazawa, on the west coast of Japan. My only concern is the weather, i think we are in for some rainy days
... for a really hot bath and traditional Japanese dinner. Bob used chopsticks. True story. Getting to know group little by little. Said Bob -- 14 photography nerds from all over the world (USA, UK, Italy, France, and Japan so far). ...
... them bring it to the table to finish cooking and keep warm. We ordered a leek and noodle one and a traditional one with cabbage and pork. They have these nice sauces and sprinkles to out on them, I liked the spicy sauce, seaweed sprinkle and mayo on mine- mmmm. With this we had the Suntori premium malt beer which went perfectly. On the way home we had to stop at the 7-11 to get a couple more beers, so much cheaper at only $2 each to finish off a great ...
... drink it to use all the flavours. We also had some steamed radish and pickled greens which were served first. Gee lucky we had done some activity because it was a huge meal and only about $17 per person. After being home a bit, we needed to go for a walk due to still being massively full from lunch. We got dropped into town for a wander but cut it short a bit cos the drizzle began and then turned to snows. I'm lying in our warm room and have ...
Other places to stay in Iiyama
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Madarao Kogen, Iiyama | Hotelfrom $157
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1101-126 Madaraokogen, Iiyama | Hotelfrom $136
11492-246 Iiyama, Iiyama | Hotelfrom $99