Takasaki Urban Hotel
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... one car in the parking lot and I didn't see anyone sitting at the tables. However, I then noticed a couple of staff and decided to go in. There was a party of about 6 in one of the tatami rooms but no one sitting at the tables in the front of the restaurant. In my well practiced phrase (that Amy taught me), "I speak very little Japanese," I was still able to communicate with the staff and ordered a prawn tempura lunch set. When it arrived, it didn't look like much, at ...
It was a drizzly day when I got up this morning so I waited for the drizzle to ease up and went for a short ride. I stopped at the site of Japan's oldest university, the Ashikaga School, which was founded in the 1400's. I toured the grounds for about 30 minutes before continuing on my way. I barely got out of the city into the countryside when the drizzle started up again so I decided to turn back.
On the way, I ...
... The setting of the inn, the cool mountain air, the taste of the rice, the hot onsen baths after a long, hard ride and so many other things unique to this inn but also reflective of Japanese customs and society, I was growing used to them and it would be sad to leave this place. I looked out the window at the rice field and realized that this has been the perfect three days. Although I have not yet concluded my trip, I know already this will be the highlight of my time in Japan.
... br> self explanatory..3:30pm - 9pm Saturday, Sunday & National Holidays..
Oh well, there's always next time!
With many many photos taken and our fill with the magnificent wisteria fragrance we travel back to Tokyo on the Express Shrinkensen train.. travel time cut in half but cost doubled!
Final verdict? ... A must do day out for all that visit Tokyo in Fuji Season!
After breakfast, transfer to Karuizawa. Today you can relax and enjoy the skiing, snowboarding and shopping at Karuizawa. Karuizawa Outlet is an upmarket mountain resort at the foot of the active volcano Mount Asama in Nagano Prefecture. You can enjoy discount up to ...