Uotoshi Ryokan

2563 Sano, Yamanouchi-machi, Shimotakai-gun, Nagano Prefecture, Chubu, 381-0402, Japan | Ryokan
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Monkeys and Typhoons and Sparklers oh my

A travel blog entry by averyadventures

... immune to any showering together type of activity. So hey! No problems there. After the onsen we sat in massaging lazy boy chairs. Both Carolyn and I had to ask for help with the remote- all Japanese characters.

Carolyn and I then parted ways when our host mothers drove us home. Keep in mind both of our host moms are in there late 70s......and TERRIBLE drivers and always get lost. We had to do a couple U turns (which they both know this term very well) in ...

Potluck and bells

A travel blog entry by lilseppey

... off but can’t find it. :/ We had a feast at lunch highlights were asparagus and carrots wrapped in pork! And these pickles that were made with alcohol. The alcohol that is used is from the leftovers after making sake( bottom on barrel). It was delish. One of the ladies said well it’s made with alcohol and I said its ok I’m 28. We all had a chuckle out of it. Legal drinking age is 20 here.

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Officially a big girl.....

A travel blog entry by averyadventures

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... it was the first time I had heard American music since I have been on the trip...aside from Beyonce one time. The house was owned by a British woman and she was poking fun at our American holiday...it was pretty funny. The plethora of people at this party was certainly one of a kind. English speaking Japanese women, British folk, and all of the English teachers from around Nagano in one spot. It felt wonderful and comforting to speak full sentences in English and use ...

A little piece of America in Japan

A travel blog entry by lilseppey

... out time. They love stickers and kind of mobbed us for more. They talk loudly at you and are touching you. It can be a bit intense. We also went to a calligraphy class. We learned how to write the character for 'growth’. The second character I’ve made since being here! The other one was ‘Japan’! We stayed at school for the club activity of "Japanese ...

25 plates of Sushi Later

A travel blog entry by lilseppey

... to school with an assembly and a beautiful welcome card. We went to a class where we work on table/eating etiquette and how to use chopsticks. We stayed after school for one of the club activities. It was called “old time games” we played with the Kendama (played with it before and saw a demo, We also got one from the school from Monday) and then bubbles. Max would ...

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This ryokan, located on 2563 Sano, Yamanouchi-machi, is near Shiga Kogen Ski Area.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsUotoshi Ryokan Yamanouchi-machi

    Reviewed by gabzandtim

    The owner is very welcoming and kind

    Reviewed Mar 9, 2013
    by (5 reviews) Adelaide , Australia Flag of Australia

    We thoroughly enjoyed our time here, the Japanese archery demonstration was free and very informative. The onsen and rooms are very cozy and warm, would definitely stay here again if we ever come back to Yudanaka.

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Uotoshi Ryokan Yamanouchi-machi

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good