Station Hotel Shingu

2-1-31 Jofuku, Shingu, Wakayama Prefecture, Kinki, 647-0020 , Japan | Hotel
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Prices starting from $77.00

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Last day of hiking

A travel blog entry by sellers2013-14


Our overnight at Fujiya Ryokan was great, and starting our day with a soak in the hot spring fed tub on our balcony overlooking the river was wonderful. Breakfast was another diverse affair, with more cook-your-own dishes. Very fun!
From Fujiya we headed to another segment of the Kumano Kodo trail, to the beautiful lookout that is said to provide a view of 3,800 mountains as you look toward the west. It was a nice 1 mile walk up to the lookout, surrounded by ...

Hiking the Kumano Kodo Pilgrimage Route

A travel blog entry by sellers2013-14


... lodge. Many of the Japanese meals involve cooking your own food above a small fire. Thus far, we have cooked beef, eggs, bacon, fish, tofu, various vegetables and mushrooms and some pudding. The benefits are that it is fun to share together, and the food is then very fresh and hot. Every meal we look forward to seeing what surprises are in store for us as we open up the dainty little bowls that are arrayed in front of us when we sit down at the ...

Buddhist ceremony & Kumano Kodo sacred pilgrimage

A travel blog entry by sellers2013-14


... to stay here!
Sitting there, enjoying the setting, reminded us of our need to renew the Christian spiritual discipline of meditation and contemplative thought in our own lives, which we both committed to work ******* putting into practice, both as we travel, and particularly at home. Historically, devoted Christians spent time worshipping through meditating on Scripture, and on God Himself, but in today’s US Christian culture, this seems ...

Getting off the beaten track in the Kii Penninusla

A travel blog entry by thebartons99


... coming out of the spring itself is extremely hot, so you need to manage the temperature by adding cold water from the tap. So nice!!

We woke up the next day to the sound of the rushing stream outside our window and were greeted by a beautiful sight - 15 centimetres of fresh snow!! We later found out this was very unusual for the area, in fact this was the biggest snowfall in several years! We figured it must be our Canadian influence. ...


A travel blog entry by jacks____

... quite rare in Japan. We actually ordered pizza though. Lots of bakery and pastry places around and everything looks and smells amazing. We had an early day and got home around 3pm which is a nice change. Nikki made dinner at home for us. We had karagee with cabbage and rice. It was delicious and tasted like it came from a restaurant. Early to bed tonight too which is a nice change. Feet feeling very ...


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