Toyoko Inn Kyoto Gojo Karasuma
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Atsuko und Familie besuchen ihre Eltern, in Omagari im Norden und wir fahren mit dem Zug von Tokyo nach Kyoto - ganz alleine.
Die eigentliche Zugfahrt dauert 2 3/4 Stunden also etwa St.Gallen bis Bern.
Da wir Shikansen fahren, bimmeln wir nicht durch die Gegend sondern sind deutlich schneller.
Tokyo - Kyoto, das sind 367 km, also …
... you to a bath.
The only small restraint in staying in a ryokan is the curfew at 11. So should one wish to stay out later than that, one needs to be ready to stay somewhere else for the night.
14.7. Today I am staying in another ryokan due to a double booking caused by Internet booking hassles. This one is fancier than Nashinoki Ryokan but the wi-fi only carries to the ...
... custom that I think has been romantisised.
The red arches are visually an amazing site to see. There are red arches everywhere (these where the arches used in the movie Memoir of a Geisha) Each of the arches are owned by a family or individual. There is a price list at the start of the site in case you are interested in buying one while you are there. Hey also make more great photos!
... to the temple. We queued, paid 400 Yen each and entered the temple's gardens.
The Golden Pavilion came into view from behind the trees that had obscured it when we first entered. It was beautiful. It rested on the banks of the far side of a small lake. The lake was beautiful too with several purposefully placed islands within it. The temple had a sense of regality, like it had been waiting there for us.
The peacefulness ...
... road down to the river from our hotel was lined with really interesting shops selling everything from beads and buttons and knitting wool to Japanese dolls, fans and kimonos . Just before the main river was a shallow tree-lined stream with little bridges over it at regular intervals and a lot of old wooden houses - very picturesque. - I think it’s called Pontocho Alley The main river is very shallow and there were a lot of people sitting ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
DZ für 9000 Yen was will man mehr
Sauber und günstig und sehr zentral gelegen
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