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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... given slippers. Our shoes were whisked away with our own brollies. We checked in then shown to our room. Inside was a table and two chairs on the floor. We were given tea and a biscuit with my favourite... bean curd. About 10 minutes later a women came in and showed us how to wear our Yukata. Which is the traditional dress. You have to wear three layers. The first two are like dressing downs, you fold the left over the right. Then tie the sash ...
... round, cutting wood for heat, and building storage barns and such. The youthful crowd and energetic activities give it a “Dude Ranch” or farm hand sort of feel with a strong dose of hard-core Zen. I do mean hard core....the web page warns to know why you are coming here because “Nobody will wipe your ass for you”. The setting is just awesome, the practice quite demanding, and again I've had the fortune to meet some exceptional human beings.
... to. We grabbed a couple of tempura items, a few bags of shrimp chips, some chocolate, and called it lunch. We handed our bikes in and hopped on a chair lift that went to the top of a mountain where we had a beautiful view of the ocean and the sand spit we had just rode on. While we ate our "lunch" and chatted with another couple that we recognized from our ship, we watched various people participate in a tradition of balancing precariously on a ...
Not nearly as exotic as it sounds, but no less entertaining, even if the audience was a bunch of middle aged Japanese ladies out for a relaxing afternoon soak. A most enjoyable afternoon spent in Kinosakionsen - a hot springs town in the western part of the country. We kicked things off by getting decked out in our yukata and thongs (I'm confident I haven't translated ...
... YAY! Anyhow, on my way here yesterday I knew I was going further to the cold because it actually had snow settled on the ground from Friday's weather. Osaka had snow also but it melted as it hit the ground. Take a look at a few of my shots. Anyhow, the day starts. I'm off to start my work for the day. またあした ...