Tounosawa Quatre Saisons
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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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... direction as it would make it easier to walk that way. He chose north; I believe because he was fascinated by the swan paddle boats docked in that direction. A pirate ship was also pulling in. Will ran over and ripped off his jacket. I was confused until I realized he was revealing his pirate ship sweatshirt. Luckily, it was warming up and he could lose the layer.
We wandered along the trail enjoying the patches of fall colors as well as the huge cedar ...
... to figure out how to order drinks. Much to our surprise, the basic drink was included. I nabbed some curry and it was so good! From there, we wandered and checked out all the little businesses around. We eventually found ourselves going through a tunnel that went from Zushi to Hayama, where Jiji was raised. While there, we climbed a big hill, which seemed like a mountain to meand my knees, and made it to the top. On ...
... found the rice crackers with black sesame seeds that Trader Joe's no longer seems to carry. Trader Joe's people - if you need a contact to start stocking them again please let me know. The inn is what you would think of for a traditional inn; you remove your shoes upon entering and step onto tatami floor (mats). We are welcomed with tea at the small table in the middle of the room. This table will later be moved and mats will server as our ...
First thing went to the JR Rail Centre to exchange vouchers for 21 day Japan Rail pass. All very formal with lots of stamping and efficient service. Once you get the pass you then have to go to a separate area to make reservations. Booked all our train trips as we have green car pass, and just as well we did as one leg we could not get a reserved seat in the green car, so had to settle for a reserved seat in an ordinary car.
... WW1 and WW2. There were a LOT of steps. But when I finally got to the top, I was rewarded with one of the most iconic views of Japan, Chureito Pagoda with Mt. Fuji in the distance. Sure, it may look even nicer when the cherry blossoms are in bloom, but it was pretty amazing. I took way too many pictures. hehe. I also hiked further up the mountain to check out views of lilies and Mt. Fuji but they were not really in season and the angles ...