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... during the week, but gets very busy on the weekends. Such a nice nice place where life is pretty laid back. Great place to get acquainted with Japanese village lifestyle. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here, even if out hotel room was the smallest room so far. No kidding it would be no more than 10 square metres. Still beats a capsule hotel.
Tomorrow we are taking the bus to Nagoya at 12pm. Will take 2.5 hours to get to Nagoya. I have a feeling the wet weather will follow us to Nagoya
... to the main part of town to seek some shelter. Shauna's umbrella is turned inside out and wrecked by the strong wind. Lucky it was on a $4 umbrella.
Rest of the day is relaxing in the hotel in a huge lounge room which we have all to ourselves.
Tomorrow we are travelling to Takayama, but the weather is not looking all that good. There is the chance of rain and night temperature dipping below zero. Oh well we cant change the weather so we will grin and enjoy what the day unfolds into.
... br> The people in the information office at the railway station did not disappoint and gave very clear directions to us to find where our bus from Takayama would depart.
With a bit of time to spare, we had coffee and pancakes at a McDonalds until it was time for us to go.
The bus driver was beautifully dressed, complete with hat, and his driving was excellent. Having been in some buses where a set of worry beads would not have ...
An early start for our next stop Takayama - the gateway to the Japanese Alps, a five hour journey from Tokyo. Whizzing through crowded Tokyo station ( with all our luggage) we manage to collect our Japanese rail passes and jump on our Shinkasen (bullet train) with seconds to spare. We begin to accelerate away before we have found our seats and settled into the one and a half hour journey to Nagoya where we change trains. The railway staff are so smart ...
... These gardens were so lovely — the different areas were well-placed, there were good mixes of shadow and full sun and of quiet, small spaces with larger, open spaces. Really ideal for strolling for hours.
Of course, the sakura blooms were the star attraction — a well-deserved honor. That bright pink against the vivid blue sky melts away worries. Not to be outdone by the sakura, the sun also increased its intensity that day. The warmth was so welcome after the ...