Ryokan Seiryu

Address: 6 Hanakawacho, Takayama, Gifu, Chubu, 506-0015, Japan | Ryokan
 
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    Travel Blogs from Takayama

    Saturday - Kanazawa to Kyoto

    A travel blog entry by kkelly432 on May 23, 2015

    4 photos

    ... to a much lesser degree than in their hey-day) perform a couple of dances and answer questions from the group. Some of the questions were inane, making one wonder if some people read anything at all, but some brought out interesting details that I would never have thought to ask. Apparently the girls decide at age 15 if they wish to join a geisha house. If they are accepted, they train for 5 years at no salary. After 6 months apparently about 50% of the novitiates either do not ...

    Friday, May 22nd

    A travel blog entry by kkelly432 on May 22, 2015

    1 comment, 5 photos

    ... the people, the sights and sounds of a modern bustling city, so similar to every other of its size and sophistication, yet so perfectly different for being completely Japanese. The young people's fashion provide a continual tableau of wonder. We chose a small "Japanese/Italian" restaurant again ... it seems if it's not Japanese, it's Italian ... not many other ethnic restaurants are represented. As we sat down a huge group of Japanese ...

    A day in Takayama May 21

    A travel blog entry by kkelly432 on May 21, 2015

    2 comments, 3 photos

    ... seasons or with particular food. We joined a volunteer group of diners for a Hida beef dinner at a specialty restaurant. Our guide, Yumi joined us and helped us understand what to order and how to handle it. Again, we realized that on our own we could never have this experience. Finding the restaurant would be unlikely, but if we had wandered into it, we would have had no idea how to go about ordering. Paying the bill also required Yumi's intervention. All tables ...

    From Tokyo to Takayama

    A travel blog entry by kkelly432 on May 20, 2015

    1 comment, 5 photos

    ... and pickle dishes. Accompanied, of course by rice, but instead of miso soup we had soba noodles, another dish for which this area is famous. Like everything else, soba noodles are quality graded, and these are supposedly the stars! The wasabi farm was quite interesting, covering several aces, all of which is shielded with black screening to keep off direct sunlight. Also, it is grown in channels of running water. Of course there ...

    Takayama and Shirakawa-go

    A travel blog entry by domandkatey on Apr 29, 2015

    39 photos

    ... ladders; all in all, a pretty cozy little spot.

    We greatly enjoyed our trip to the village and as an added bonus, the scenery on the way back to Takayama continued to be hugely impressive. Northern Japan is undeniably gorgeous.

    That evening, we explored Takayama itself, which has been mostly replaced by newer buildings, but still clings to its old world charm with many old-school streets. Long-standing wooden buildings line many of the ...