West Lake Hotel Kaitorou

Address: 2-1-6 Adogawachochuo, Takashima, Shiga Prefecture, Kinki, 520-1216, Japan | Hotel
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This hotel is located on 2-1-6 Adogawachochuo, Takashima.
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Travel Blogs from Takashima

3 months in japan

A travel blog entry by felixchandler on Oct 20, 2014

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... stay in a gathering in the mountains for the next month, come along."
"Yea, why not"

We google mapped a train station near the green area surrounding Kyoto. Arrived at night and hiked up the surrounding mountain and camped between a Shinto temple and grave yard, under brilliant stars overlooking the city..

Yoga and cooking on open fire in the secluded spot, we were a 10 minute walk to the city center, library, best ...

Green coffee

A travel blog entry by dizzyseren on Aug 15, 2014

... now very attached to my new friends and suggest a drink, we walk for a bit and go down a tiny street full of restaurants by the rive. It's pouring so we duck into one. I order fried prawn on a stick and meatballs. We also order fermented intestines of tuna. I blame the American. Over dinner we find the American has probably spent more on her trip of 10 days then I earn in a year. It's guides this, 5 star hotels that. I go to the toilet and find Germany at war with Poland (he's ...

Bamboo forest

A travel blog entry by jodialison on Feb 08, 2014

22 photos

Long lie, Shopping centre for Chinese lunch Rickshaw Bamboo forest, Big temple and gardens Shopping in quaint little shops for gifts Walked across bridge Train back to Kyoto Walked to gion area to meet Dani and Dan. Dinner at meat place and drinks in Irish ...


A travel blog entry by evaclapham on Nov 14, 2013

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... tall. Deer roam freely around the temple and they are considered sacred and visitors are encouraged to buy special biscuits to feed them. We then proceeded to Nara's famous Shinto temple where again we saw young children dressed in traditional costume ready to be presented to the temple. There was also a group of what appeared to be business men praying with the Shinto priest. We were informed that ...

Japan: Land of the Rising Sun.

A travel blog entry by paulandton on Oct 03, 2013

2 comments, 121 photos

... we went to the immense popular island of Miyajima with its floating Orange Torii (Temple Gate). The Torii of Miyashima stands at high tide in the sea so it appears to be floating. At low tide you can actually walk to the gate. It is quite a sight but for us a bit overrated. We did a nice hike up to Mt Misen on Miyashima Island where we had some nice views. From Hiroshima the Shinkansen brought us in a couple of hours to the cultural heart of Japan: Kyoto. Kyoto used to be ...

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