Minshuku Yamajin

13-7-2 Hiruga, Mihama-cho, Mikata-gun, Fukui Prefecture, Chubu, 919-1126, Japan | B&B
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Travel Blogs from Mihama-cho

The Cat's Castle

A travel blog entry by vandna

Many of the Japanese cities we visited had mascots, but this city's mascot was the best of all - a white cat wearing a Samurai helmet and red cape. No sword in sight though, so I am guess that this is a pacifist Samurai cat. (check out video).

Anyway, John and I visited the cat to see a really beautiful structure (Hikone Castle is rated among the top three in Japan, along with ...

Letters Home - Japan - Day 2

A travel blog entry by crashvic37

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... getting soaked. In fact, there was a typhoon warning issued for the day, although thankfully, it never materialized.

The restaurant was crowded, as it was the Sunday afternoon lunch rush. The Japanese typically work 6 days per week, so Sunday is their weekend. After a brief wait, they called our number, in Japanese, and we were seated at booth/table 18. On the wall to my left, was a conveyor system, where sushi of ...

Letters Home-Japan-Day 1

A travel blog entry by crashvic37

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... bow, when and to whom. I learned how to say 'I’m sorry or excuse me’, ‘no problem’, ‘please’, and ‘thank you’. Shoe and slipper etiquette was covered as well. By 10 p.m. we had arrived in Hikone and walked to the Hikone Castle Hotel, my home for the next 2 days. Once again, my translators to the rescue, as the front desk clerk knew no English. I ...

Road Trip!

A travel blog entry by little-general

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Thursday brought a full day in the car...we had a brekkie and headed off back the way we came (or so we thought). The car Navi (named Bokko-chan after a robot) determined the best route was to go further west (although we wanted to go south east) so we headed out of Ishikawa-ken through Fukui Prefecture and into Shiga Prefecture. ...

Japan Birdman Rally 2011

A travel blog entry by eharpham

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Up at 6 to get a train 2 Hikone for the 34th annual Japan Birdman Rally. Basically its like the Bognor birdman competition where everyone throws themselves off a pier attached to ridiculous flying machines but the Japanese take on it is that the flying machines are actually amazing and fly for ages. We went for the "duration" category today (because the length category would have involved getting up even earlier) so to start we saw speed which was ...

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5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding