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- Shuttle bus service
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Breakfast Available
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I finally got a good nights sleep. I left a pile of garbage in the hotel room, because I had been packing all of it around. I repacked better too. I left the hotel at 8:45 am (five minutes early!). I drove to the Honda Collection Hall/Motegi Twin Ring again. I picked up the souvenir I wanted, and saw parts of the museum that I blazed through before. The property that the Twin Ring is on is massive. There's a hotel and amusement park. A car is the way to ...
... soak before bed?
We had a western breakfast at the Japanese hotel. They should stick to Japanese food. We started the day visiting a traditional Japanese woodworking factory and had a demonstration of how different types of wood are glued together and then cut paper thin with what must be an extraordinarily sharp plane. He claims he can cut a hundred slices from a 4 inch piece. They can also make ultra delicate inlay pictures. He also make ...
... main role of a Sekisho was to "control incoming guns and outgoing women", which means to prevent weapons from being brought into Edo and wives and children from leaving Edo. However, Hakone Sekisho didn't really inspect incoming guns, but always seriously inspected outgoing women. It is sunny this morning, with a chilly wind. There is a large exhibition hall, unfortunately there is very little explanation in English. ...
... of a business near there, puts it in our GPS and off we go. Mount Fuji remains visible, albeit that the very top is soon covered by some clouds, beautiful though!! We drive the direction of Lake Kawaguchi, one of the well known Five Fuji lakes in the area west of Hakone. We decide to visit Lake Kawaguchi first, now that Fujisan is still visible and the weather is nice. Kawaguchiko is a small city located on the lake, we cross the ...
... also the girl disappeared before returning with a small gift for me from a local store, all this despite travelling two stops past their destination to escort me! It never ceases to amaze me how helpful everyone is here, I can't imagine anyone doing that anywhere else? So I made it a few hours later to Fujiyoshida and decided to head to the nearby Kawaguchiko lake while the weather was reasonably clear, on arrival it seemed Kawaguchiko was the ...