Tonosawa Ichinoyu Shinkan
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
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... and venturing out in Japan. Since Mike & I have no problem with this, we viewed the day as a date with free child care. A 20 minute train trip brought us to Kamakura, where the first Shogun established a capital in 1185. A tour guide brought us to the Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gu Shrine sharing elements of Shinto and Samaruai culture. She led us in the ritual of purifying ourselves before entering the shrine by cleansing our hands and mouth. At ...
... met more Californians and we exchanged war stories. At Kawaguchiko Station, I was about to call K's Mount Fuji Hostel when a girl asked me if by any chance if I was going to a hostel and if it was K's. We both needed to be picked up by their shuttle. Storm as her friends call her is a Torontonian. Once we checked in, we grabbed dinner at a restaurant recommend by the hostel. It was recommended because they serve "chewy noodles" as a local specialty. ...
... and period that we have seen. Most impressive were 2 large works of gem glass. Thousands of pieces of glass were laid and fixed on top of a translucent painting which is shown transilluminated. We have never seen anything like that by Picasso.
We charged up the hill planning to see the pottery museum. Unfortunately, they were already closed by the time we got there.
More hot spring and traditional Japanese dinner. Long travel day tomorrow.
... at Shibuya
crossing is pretty light on an early Saturday morning so we soldier on. Arrive at Grandberry Mall – new star attraction celebrating 15 years and adding Minami Machida to express line. A full-out attraction! We try to find Wifi to navigate past Tsuruma koen, but decide to wing it. At the
entrance to the park we run into Takako-san and are saved the house hunt to find Ijiri East.
... like a mole maybe? So after a relaxing time in Ito I wanted to head towards Mt Fuji to maybe catch a glimpse of this elusive peak, apparently you could see its snow covered peak from areas around Ito but every time I looked or went to a viewpoint it was shrouded it cloud, so after realising that even though it looked close on the map and straight across the country it was to mean either going back to Tokyo and across or two trains and a bus, either way ...