Shimabara Daiichi Hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews Shimabara Daiichi Hotel
Travel Blogs from Shimabara
The area has now been declared a world peace park and is decorated by sculptures donated by various countries all around the world. At the head of the park is a very large, attractive statue of a well toned Japanese figure pointing at the heavens and another outstretched in peace. It's all very lovely what they've done with the space so to spend about an hour wandering around enjoying to artworks in a well kept green space was a touching way to spend ...
... affected. One last thing, Russia has the most nuclear weapons followed by the U.S. Anyhow, Linus and I have been learning a lot. Oh and did I say Nagasaki is a beautiful city? It is so green and lush. It sort of reminds us of Costa Rica. Despite what's it's been through it has been able to rebuild and thrive. I think this is what I admire about Japan and its people. They move forward. For the first time in my travels I don't have a ...
... cherry trees around, everything so green, an area of high rainfall, measured in feet, and the rainy season about to begin.. To a pottery shop, which had of course ,beautiful things, I took pictures of a few lovely pieces, onward to the Kiln of a different type of pottery, made from a pale rock, pulverised ,then mixed to clay, we saw the complete process, with the staff still painting by hand ,brushes, so large, made of deer and goat hair, as they have since ...
... to a huge shopping and dining complex called Canal City. The complex is comprised of the Grand Hyatt Hotel that is surrounded by 4 levels of shops in 3 buildings. In the centre area there is a huge fountain that displays a music and water art show every hour. It was quite spectacular and entertaining to watch. Doreen and I walked around a few sections of the mall shopping for clothes and souvenirs while John wandered around on his own. We had an ice ...
We had a very nice buffet breakfast at our hotel this morning. At 9 am Kumiko Asami arrived in front of the hotel in her little green Suzuki to pick us up and take us to the train station where we met Haruyo Handa and Kazuko Yamaguchi. Haruyo had arranged for us to spend a day going to nearby Yanagawa City and Dazaifu. We all purchased our tickets which included the return trip train ride, bus, and lunch. The train to Yanagawa took about 45 minutes. When ...
Other places to stay in Shimabara
Shimabara Onsen, Shimabara | Hotelfrom $82
Shimabara Onsen, Shimabara | Hotelfrom $57
Shimabara Onsen, Shimabara | Hotelfrom $37
548 Naka-machi, Shimabara | Hotelfrom $56
Shimabara Onsen, Shimabara | Hotelfrom $71
1-4 Minatomachi, Shimabara | Hotelfrom $38