Washington Plaza

98 Higashiekimaecho, Himeji, Hyogo, Kinki, 670-0926, Japan | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Himeji

Shinkansen!!!

A travel blog entry by rcarosso

22

... nicely and we were all impressed with the woodwork they used back in the old days. After the castle we took a bus about 20 minutes into the mountains to the Shoshazan Ropeway. Every enjoyed the gondola ride and it was nice and cool at the top of the mountain, which was good because we were off on another hike. The temples here date back over 1000 years and are still an active buddhist retreat and training center. The forest is impressive ...

Wet wet wet

A travel blog entry by lilynomad

4

... the castle buidlings at any pace. I simply had to take my time and walk at less than half my usual pace and stride! During this time I discovered the second thing whilch has the potential to kill me in japan apart from cyclists, Japanese tourists on crack, That honestly is the obnly way I can describe them. I was just leaving an anti-room which provide an in-depth account of the very tragic life of the Princess when I was nearly taken out by ...

Big Ol' Castle

A travel blog entry by gadelle

49

... a train back to Osaka.

That evening, we wandered around the Namba area, Osaka's famous nightlife district. We managed to arrive just as the place was waking up, so got to see the bar employees, hostesses and touts arriving, before many customers were out and about.

We ended up eating at an izakaya, and ...

Let's try not to cut off any digits

A travel blog entry by worthj1970

... but instead went to the Children's Area (loosely translated), with the intention of visiting the crafts shop.

This is another of those "never in the US" places. It's a fully functioning work shop with a lot of simple crafts on shelves along the walls. The kids looked over their options and each picked out something to make. Hanako paid one of the attendants (all elderly retired men) and they handed the kids the materials they'd need to make the ...

Thursday: Storming Himeji Castle

A travel blog entry by kinch417

24

Yeah, right. Nobody in their right mind would storm this castle. And evidently everybody was in their right mind.

An incredible breakfast buffet was the start to our day. I had been emailing a Japanese man who is a cyber friend of our insurance agent, Scott. We had arranged to meet Takahiro Minami in the Hyatt lobby at 8am. He was waiting for us in the lobby and as soon as we could we headed for Himeiji castle. ...

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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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3.50 of 5 stars Very Good