TripAdvisor Reviews Yunoshimakan Shizuoka
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... upsetting that the tour company continued with a tour to see a mountain that they knew would not be visible without notifying passengers first. It was very upsetting when we were not able to get the bullet train tickets that we had already paid for and then had to pay out of pocket to get back home.
On the plus side, we got to ride multiple parts of the extensive Tokyo transportation system and saw beautiful Japanese houses and gardens in the countryside.
... to go. I drove around to several spots of the track and shot some great pictures and videos. There was an open track day for motorcyclists today. By now it was 11:05 am. I still had to gas up the car, and return it by 12:00 pm. I shot into the hotel gift shop, didn't buy anything, then ripped out of there. There were some absolutely fantastic roads on the track property and the area surrounding it. I've become quite comfortable driving here now. I ...
... amp; went on a cruise around Lake Kawaguchi before driving up to the 5th station on Mt Fuji. It is the furtherest you can go by vehicle. We were now above the clouds and could see the top half of Fuji. We then headed to Hakone where we are staying over night. We arrived in Hakone at 6.00 time to check in have an up market Japanese tea & ...
A good trip and at least we got to see Mt Fuji. Must look great in winter when it is covered with snow. There is still some snow on it now, but it is almost summer. Have to admit, we enjoyed just watching the clouds/mist drift all over it, changing the view and occasionally blocking the elusive Mt Fuji from view entitely.
Back to Tokyo tomorrow and we fly out on Wednesday, back in Canberra on Thursday, all being well.
One last post tomorrow.
After a long flight and a VERY humid night in Tokyo, I took the Shinkansen to Nagano-shi, and took a ride with a friends family into the Mountains! Hakuba Village is tiny, but breathtaking. Something out of Princess Mononoke! Dinner for $6, and two beers for ...
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