Shizukatei

10-5 Nagakura, Hiraizumi, Hiraizumi-cho, Nishiiwai-gun, Iwate Prefecture, Tohoku, 029-4102 , Japan | 4 star ryokan
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Travel Blogs from Hiraizumi-cho

A Day With 35 FSS ITT

A travel blog entry by lmkuehnl

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... near the end of the gorge who was selling wishes. For 100 yen (about a $1), you could get 5 "wish stones", but in order to get the wishes to come true, you have to throw the stone into a small hole in the rock across the stream. There were about 4 of our group who tried their luck. One guy was able to get three stones in the hole, but the rest were very lucky to even hit it ...

First day in disaster region - oshima island

A travel blog entry by kizunacooks

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Entry by Joanna Met at Azumaya to hear lecturers view on disaster. Ms kotsumas shared her experience of disaster. She was separated from her elementary age son for five days as tsunami went through middle of island. Same with her son in kesennuma city. She could not get to him for a ...

First day in disaster region - oshima island

A travel blog entry by kizunacooks

2

Entry by Joanna Met at Azumaya to hear lecturers view on disaster. Ms kotsumas shared her experience of disaster. She was separated from her elementary age son for five days as tsunami went through middle of island. Same with her son in kesennuma city. She could not get to him for a ...

Travelling again

A travel blog entry by kizunacooks

1
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... was surprised by the disaster site. It looked a lot better than I expected. The recovery efforts are progressing a lot faster than I thought. There was still a lot of evidence to prove the disaster did hit Kesennuma/Oshima but the people were still all smiles. Rather than typing each students entries, I have copied their journals so please check out the photos to read their ...

A golden past

A travel blog entry by choy

4

The next day our path took us past Fukushima. A major city in the north, but clearly not as packed as the major cities in the south, with fewer highrises and a look similar to the suburbs of those cities. Our destination was the Hiraizumi, once the centre of a mighty empire but now a sleepy village living off the memories of a distant past. One legend even has it, that Ghengis Khan originated from here, after the fall of this ...

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This 4 star ryokan, located on 10-5 Nagakura, Hiraizumi, Hiraizumi-cho, is near Takadachi Gikeido.
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