The Bears Den Mountain Lodge
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... coming in lower and greyer and just as we got in the van it started to rain a bit. For lunch we went to a local place and had an absolute feast. Home made soba which were cold, you dip into a soy type sauce with shallots and wasabi and slurp them up, fried marinated tofu, tempura vegies and dipping sauce as well as some nasty little fishy things which I tried then gave away. After the soba are gone, soba broth is added to the dipping sauce ...
... who are working in Nagoya at an international school. We were dropped at a restaurant that has all sorts of small dishes to try and many types of drinks. I had to try the sparkling sake which was delicious- tad expensive so I won't be having those very often. We ordered some gyoza, duck with leeks, steamed chicken with ginger and steamed vegies. The flavours were lovely and it was just ...
... pm and made the decision to head back to Nagano to find some dinner. Our timing meant that we caught the local train rather than the express which stopped at every station and got a bit tedious. They also heat the carriages to the point where it gets hot so we were actually glad to get off at the end and into some fresh air. The place we ate dinner at was very cute. It seats only about 10 people around a bar and you buy a ticket ...
... potato which is one of the most delicious things I have eaten. It made us so hot sitting there eating hot food but was nice to thaw out. The walk back down into town was lovely, it was a nice downhill track that took us through little back streets past cute shops and houses. We were trying to find the sake brewery but it is never easy to find places as they don't signpost in English even in touristy areas and we found ourselves ...
... stops and pretty easy to navigate. Ueno station was huge and we finally found the right ticket office to get out pass from. After this we went and got some food to take on the train for lunch. There was a place which had lots of choices so we got a mix, some gyoza, some rice with beans and some yakkitori chicken skewers. It was all lovingly wrapped in tons of plastic for the bin! The train journey itself was lovely, nice comfy seats, great view of the snowy hills beyond. It ...