Hotel Grace Hakuba
Travel Blogs from Hakuba-mura
So it has been pretty interesting weather wise here. Where I am staying luckily we were not directly affected by Typhoon Neorgiri and the Level 5 earthquake that happened this past week. The typhoon hit Okinawa pretty severely and the earthquake was on the coast by Tokyo. Not going to lie, I was pretty shaken up by all of the weather changes and possibilities of them hitting where we were. We did end up getting some rain and wind but the mountains were ...
Easy day today. Kuzuko invited members from her English class and teacher over for a pot luck. The food was yummy! Mr. Hoya was here again and brought me a Coke. As you have seen on the bottles right now for the world cup it says something like "Have a drink with ( insert COMMON NAME)" Well in Japan one of the common names is Mr. Hoya's first name. So you guessed it the label had his first name on it. (HIDIE) Also I pulled ...
... off at the wrong stop. Thankfully, the bus pulled up next to me and signaled me to get back on the bus and 'matte' (wait). When I got off the bus for the second time, I had a better sense of where I was. I walked a few blocks back to my homestay where I met my host mother waving to me in the street in her house pajamas. She was so relieved to see I had made it back.
Welp, I am EXHAUSTED. Happy 4th to all ..be sure to post lots of pictures so I can enjoy the show!!!! XO
... I saw one of Kuzuko’s friend/neighbor there. I remember meeting her from the concert. She is actually the teacher for the flower arrangement class that I will go to on Monday 7/7/14 with Kuzuko.
After work Allyce came home with me so that we could go to an American 4th of July Party Japan style. We were invited by Natalie our interpreter from ...
... in doggy heaven with all those bubbles!
Today for dinner we (Kuzuko and myself) went with Mr. Hoya to all you can eat sushi! Conveyer belt sushi! You can pull something premade off the belt or use the tablet at your table and order something. The order then comes on a little electronic car out to your seat. It was awesome and yummy! I ate my weight in sushi. Most of the ...
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