Washington Plaza

Address: 98 Higashiekimaecho, Himeji, Hyogo, Kinki, 670-0926, Japan | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 98 Higashiekimaecho, Himeji, is near Himeji Castle (Himeji-jo), Kokoen Garden, Himeji Central Park, and Mt Shosha hiking.
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Travel Blogs from Himeji

Himeji Castle

A travel blog entry by howardstein on Apr 25, 2015

... in the train station and bought stuff for the kids. In all large cities the train stations have attached large department stores with two basement floors of food courts (except there is nowhere to sit down to eat. You are meant to take the food with you to your home or office I presume) and two levels of fine dining at the top. Food stores and restaurants line all station hallways. The main areas are huge and have gigantic banks of self serve ticket machines. Entry ...

Himeji Castle in the Cherry Blossoms

A travel blog entry by acampen on Apr 01, 2015

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... areas of the castle. We learned that each major family that had occupied the castle had a unique design imprinted upon the end tiles of the roof. The level of detail is stunning. Upon entering, we were in a shoe-removal area, and put our shoes into bags to carry around with us.

The interior of the castle was quite dark, although the numerous windows were unshuttered. The wooden floors creaked and echoed ...

Day 7: Back to where it all began

A travel blog entry by ardychan on Apr 02, 2013

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... and a lady expertly scoops up a bundle of noodles, shrimp tempura and soup into a bowl, placing it in front of you. This is the original fast food, but infinitely more tasty. You stand at a counter and blow on the noodles, trying not to burn your tongue. I was reliving so many moments as I stood surrounded by the sounds of other customers noisily slurping. The kids got a kick out of it, too. Warm and satisfied, we boarded the Bullet Train back to ...

Daddy day

A travel blog entry by lilynomad on Apr 27, 2011

... established that Yuya has in fact lived in that sprawling metropolis of Timeru as a student on a home stay visit and he said that when he thinks of NZ he remembers fish and chips, hokey pokey ice cream and SHEEP! So many many sheep!
Yuya asked me about the cultural differences I have noticed as what stands out for me about Japan, and these are a few of what I told him, slowly;

(1) Cyclists are insane!
(2) The shortness of ...

Castle under construction!!

A travel blog entry by chibisimo on Sep 06, 2010

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... pero' visitato i giardini, che erano abbastanza belli, anche se un po' spogli, abbiamo scattato qualche fotografia dopodiche' abbiamo deciso di tornare alla stazione.

Sulla via del ritorno abbiamo camminato sotto i portici, dove in ogni citta' Giapponese si trovano il maggior numero di centri commerciali. Sono lunghe stade al coperto piene di negozi, ristoranti e sale da pachinko assordanti! Niente a che vedere con la via Pessina ;)