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Mostly sunny day, cool 13 degrees, no wind so comfortable with an extra layer or two of clothing.
Went to the bus station to book tickets to an old traditional town of Shirakawago but no luck as all booked out. Being Saturday the place is quite busy, though pace is relaxed.
It was 50 minutes each way, so figured it wasn't a bad thing missing out as lots still to see in Takayama. Spent the day strolling the old town, did ...
... room. It was very cool on arrival with light misty rain.
We quickly rugged up and got out and went to the old town, where all the buildings are black. In olden days the rulers ordered they were not to build homes out of the very good timbers such as cedar and Cyprus pine. But the people disobeyed and covered the wood with soot to disguise it. All the old structures are now preservation areas. Many are private homes, but quite a few streets ...
7:30 go have spa, shave outside spa 8am breakfast 9am leave hotel bus at Fukinomori hotel to station. Travel 1.5hrs to.Nagoya (largest train station in the world). lunch at Nagoya Train station, Mermaid Cafe. Taxi to hotel 15000 yen, $15. check into Tokyu Hotel ...
In the morning we went to the Miyagawa morning market - it was great, yummy fried chicken. Joey bought Sarubobo dolls. Then we walked up to the Hida village, and explored the old houses. Collected stamps, answered the quiz and got a prize at the end. In the evening we went to Salute for pizza - delicious. We had Margherita pizza with ...
We left Toyama and caught the train to Takayama. Before we got on the train we went to the bakery and the mini mart nearly 5 times - for bread, churros, lollies, Arrived in Takayama and caught a taxi to our ryokan - Ryokan Murayama. We went onto the town to a French restaurant for dinner - ...