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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... I’ve learned the word super in Japanese as I felt pretty good when one woman called me Super Mom. We soon made it over the hump and began the long descent. It had rained the previous day and the moss covered stones and wet leaves were pretty slick. Fortunately in many places a strip of dirt separated the stone path from the embankment which allowed for surer footing. Despite often needing to go safe and slow, we were making good progress. I was happy to discover ...
... switch backs required becomes our nemesis) to the cable car, up a steep mountain where we learn that the ropeway is closed due to "seismic activity." Hmmm. I'm supposing someone would let us know, or we would see puffs of smoke if Fuji was about to blow. We reroute to a bus that takes us down to Lake Ashi where we board a boat, pass a few red "torii" gates and supposedly sweeping view of mt Fuji. I'll have to take their word. On a side ...
... From there we had to transfer onto two local trains before reaching our destination stop. Our tour package had a very rough map as to the location of our accommodation so we walked in that direction until we found it. We were way too early to check in so we headed back out to explore. The Hakone area is a park famous for its views of Mount Fuji. We got back to the main train station then hopped on a bus that too us to Lake Ashi and the small town of Motohakone-ko. ...
... WW1 and WW2. There were a LOT of steps. But when I finally got to the top, I was rewarded with one of the most iconic views of Japan, Chureito Pagoda with Mt. Fuji in the distance. Sure, it may look even nicer when the cherry blossoms are in bloom, but it was pretty amazing. I took way too many pictures. hehe. I also hiked further up the mountain to check out views of lilies and Mt. Fuji but they were not really in season and the angles ...
Today at breakfast we were seated at the other side of the room where the printed placements reflected the names of the towers we could view. Yesterday's placements depicted that view and we pity the poor trainee who might muck the placemats up! After receiving such attention to her personal meal requirements, they must have been happy to wave Naomi off. Just as well we still had Kaoru (our guide) to help us navigate our way to Shinjuku station, though the unforgiving ticket gates ...