Ryokufuen Kiyoharu

4-215-1 Okamotomachi, Takayama, Gifu, Chubu, 506-0054 , Japan | Ryokan
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Travel Blogs from Takayama

Kanazawa - Day 4

A travel blog entry by gjsk on Sep 11, 2014

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... is the chanwashi which is a steamed egg custard, but I do like eggs so might notice that have chosen egg 3 ways. Just for your amusement I also chose the fries - I think they are a version of hash browns - I promise I didn't eat them -we'll maybe one or two. Gotta love the smiling and posing bento lady at the train station. Each train station sells a variety of bento boxes which you get to take and eat on the train. Amazing! The trains are so ...

Shinhotaka Ropeway - Hirayu Spa - Day 3

A travel blog entry by gjsk on Sep 10, 2014

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... a white flag (go) or red flag (stop)....very smart looking, not a scuff mark on them. A lone cyclist was grinding up the constant climb, in Lycra on a road bike nearing the 8% next 10k sign, at 20 degrees C, very tough guy. All watercourses have weirs for hydro power and at the top end the usual Snowy Hydro type tunnels and pipelines. Shinhotaka Ropeway is a two stage gondola ride to the top with the second gondola a double decker (only one in Japan). Passengers love ...

Takayama Day 2

A travel blog entry by gjsk on Sep 09, 2014

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... stone has been put in by hand and cemented in place and looks 'natural'. River teaming with carp. Elderly gentlemen are tending the grass at the river edge using weed cutters and no lawnmowers in sight. They sweep back and forth like scything hay, for kilometres. The market sells trinkets, fruit, vegetables and snack foods (vacuum packed salted fish, root vegetables etc.) Peaches are in season and individual perfect peaches which cost ...

In the Days of Edo

A travel blog entry by kvolsky on Aug 27, 2014

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... former traditional houses that were dismantled and moved from their original locations in the area to this village for preservation. On the way to the village I am intrigued by a massive wood carving. Just before the village I encounter “ The Seven Gods of Good Fortune Museum”. The story goes that the owner had agreed to contribute to costs of a commissioned carving of one of the gods and when it ...

Eco Buildings

A travel blog entry by wwoofers on Jul 21, 2014

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Here we go, short and sweet...in Gero aside from tending to the cattle and enjoying the antics of all the animals we spent quite a bit of time working on some construction. Using earth bag building techniques and under the strict observations of our hosts' teacher, we added on a few layers of the soon to be theater space for our host who was a professional puppeteer before taking on a farming career. It was hard ...

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