Shirakawa Grand Hotel

Address: 531 Ako, Shirakawa-cho, Kamo-gun, Gifu Prefecture, Chubu, 509-1112, Japan | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Shirakawa-cho

Chapter Ten

A travel blog entry by luggagesbitch on May 21, 2015

5 photos

... to notice that they had switched the two from yesterday. A lady working there politely directed me to the men's onsen. My bad. Again, I found the outdoor one to be the best. This one was elevated on the property and it had a view of the town below. I remembered to cool down afterwards, because last night I was boiling when I went to bed. I sat with only my feet in the water letting the wind hit me. There was another man in there this ...

Chapter Nine

A travel blog entry by luggagesbitch on May 20, 2015

7 photos

... an Airbnb in Osaka and bought tickets to the Honda Indy Toronto. I'm stopping there to see the race before going home to Vancouver. Time to finally check out the Onsen. There aren't very many people staying here at the moment. I had the whole place to myself. It's a lot easier to be nude in public when there's no one else there. You shower on a small stool first, then relax in either an indoor or outdoor Onsen. The indoor one is nice, but ...

Back on the Farm

A travel blog entry by wwoofers on Sep 16, 2014

2 comments, 33 photos

... and I have already explained the basic procedure involved in construction...basically a lot of hard manual labor hehe. It was fun to see the project so close to completion, having arrived when it was only halfway built. The wwoofers we met and worked with here pitched in and lightened the load immensely, teamwork can be a pretty great thing.

In other news on the Gifu front, many of you know about the volcano that ...

Eco Buildings

A travel blog entry by wwoofers on Jul 21, 2014

4 comments, 46 photos

Here we go, short and Gero aside from tending to the cattle and enjoying the antics of all the animals we spent quite a bit of time working on some construction. Using earth bag building techniques and under the strict observations of our hosts' teacher, we added on a few layers of the soon to be theater space for our host who was a professional puppeteer before taking on a farming career. It was hard ...

Dogs and Cats and Cows, oh my!

A travel blog entry by wwoofers on Jul 17, 2014

4 comments, 32 photos

... sized strawberry patch, an extensive flower garden, the usual rice field and a huge Japanese plum tree from which she makes umeboshi (pickled plums...delightfully sour and sweet all at once). We have yet to encounter any farmers who grow the American classics like broccoli and cauliflower and eggplant is by far the most prevalent but the variety grown differs from region to region and surprises us at every turn. My favorite way of eating ...