Sun Hotel Nara

4-21 Sanjohonmachi, Nara, Nara, Kinki, 630-8122, Japan | Hotel
Prices starting from $63.00

Travel Blogs from Nara

Nara: deer and mystic forest

A travel blog entry by pyres


... after arriving there, we simple left our luggage at the tourist office near the train station and walked to Nara Park, where hundreds of semi-wild deer live. The deer are considered to be messengers of gods in Shinto religion, so they have been given the free roam of the park and now they only view humans as a source of food and mild nuisance. A deer might walk up to you if it ...


A travel blog entry by wardog

... was used in the movie Laura croft: Tomb Raider.

Then we went and got some lunch. There were
pretty much as old as me but shorter and smaller that were selling pictures and

After our filling lunch we went to Angkor
Thom and even the walls had a lot of detail and there were three walls that we
got to go in. the third wall is where the ...

The White Deer

A travel blog entry by usatexan


... god arrived in Nara on a white deer to guard the capital. Ever since then, the deer have been regarded as heavenly animals, protecting the town and country. Today, tame deer roam through the town. There are many of them in Nara Park, which is located in the center of the city. There are about 1200 deer in the park. Signs warn they are wild and can - and do - harm people. They advise only to feed them purchased food and give it to them near where you buy the food. ...

Cultural Capitals of Japan

A travel blog entry by jessandaxel


... Axel `accidently` ate all of, then to a recommended lunch spot for gyoza and a fragrant soup. Axel got carried away with the garlic eating whole cloves and I was reminded of this all day when he breathed. We spotted a cool paper shop and homemade fabric stores on our escape from the first downpour. We ended the day at the laundrette and suprisingly nothing was died pink or shrunk. Whoop whoop!

Kyoto- 28th March 2013

Less temples today but a bamboo grove. 20m tall ...

Ogaki to Kyoto

A travel blog entry by rt9812


... to Maibaru and then an hour south to Kyoto. The journey to Kyoto was pretty beautiful. The scenery was mountainous and heavily forested. There were multiple signs of open cast mining and the ocassional community built up around it. The highlight of the journey, even trumphing some significant geological pondering, was a field of tall grass with three monkeys walking through it. My double take felt justified, but apprently monkeys ...

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This hotel, located in the Nara Station area of Nara, is near Nara Deer Park, Nara Park, Kasuga Grand Shrine, and Horyuji Temple.
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