Travel Blogs from Kikuchi
... It was was really tasty. But it was still bloody freezing so we huddled round a gas fire and waited for our bus back to the hostel. On the way back we stopped off at some random place for 20 minutes and the lady bus driver (who was an actual legend and gave us cheap bus fares) told us of this place we could go try sake for FREE. We tried 4 different ones and the only pallet-able one was the plum sake. It was just a little ...
... much stronger flavour but not disgusting. Nathan was a baby girl and just about touched his tooth on the fish. After the head you just work your way down. The rest was really lovely meat. Which Nathan did eat but he could not stomach the head. After dinner it was cold so we tried to get warm in the room. Just before we were going to sleep a man in a red coat walked in turned the heater off and his electric blanket on, (he was the only one with an electric ...
... has to be checked at every opportunity) whilst pretending to look warm and comfortable
6 - Expect to find nothing that will fit you in a shop if you are anything over a UK size 10!
7 - Expect to push your way into a queue to use the esclators instead of using the wide empty staircase next to it
8 - Expect red wine to be served chilled, straight from the fridge
9 - Expect all savoury ...
We are really enjoying our last days in Hita and in Japan, learning a lot about farming and rice-producing, and taking part in many different activities, such as planting onions, harvesting kilos of shiitake mushrooms, preparing yuzu (Japanese citrus fruit) marmalade, and making New Year's decorations using rice straw!
On our free day, we ...
... will take 2.5hrs due to a change over. The way Kyushu Island is shaped there is no direct train to Nagasaki from Kumamoto. The simplist way was to take the bullet train north to Fukuoka. However, to then get off at ...
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Other places to stay in Kikuchi
Kikuchi Onsen, Kikuchi | Hotelfrom $99