Asano Ryokan

Address: 817 Otemachi, Hachiman-cho, Gujo, Gifu Prefecture, Chubu, 501-4219, Japan | Ryokan
 
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This ryokan, located on 817 Otemachi, Hachiman-cho, Gujo, is near Omamiya.
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    Travel Blogs from Gujo

    Takayama

    A travel blog entry by stephpalmer on Jul 07, 2015

    1 comment, 14 photos

    ... to wash in the shower first and then soak in the tub. You could see the group's faces drop as we all realised we were going to be getting a bit more intimate than we imagined having only met the day before. We somehow found a very British solution though and, without discussing it, we managed to time things so that we each had the place to ourselves for a while. My sacrifice was that I had to skip the traditional Japanese breakfast of ...

    Saturday - Kanazawa to Kyoto

    A travel blog entry by kkelly432 on May 23, 2015

    4 photos

    ... of Special Scenic Beauty". The next stop was at a shop where gold leaf decorated objects are produced. Gold is pounded and rolled until it is whisper thin. It is amazing to watch the artisan pick up this film, much thinner than a hair, (1/10,000 of a millimeter) with a chopstick and deftly place it on the block where she wishes to shape it. The tiniest breath will blow it away. It is then applied to any number of different ornaments, the resulting decorative arts being ...

    Friday, May 22nd

    A travel blog entry by kkelly432 on May 22, 2015

    1 comment, 5 photos

    ... moved. Their dance was apparently one of the oldest traditional folk dances still remembered and performed. Although I chose not to ascend the ladder to upper levels because of bare feet, I understand that on the upper stories they traditionally kept silk worms. One would think it would be a smoky atmosphere for the busy little worms, but apparently they kept working through the smoke. Behind the house was a large koi pond, and upon asking, ...

    Chapter Ten

    A travel blog entry by luggagesbitch on May 21, 2015

    5 photos

    ... I checked my phone and I had no internet. My heart dropped as I realized that I had left my electronic crutch (the pocket WiFi) charging in the room. I had to rely on my wonderful sense of direction and elephant like memory (I possess both as you my know by now). On the platform I was contemplating what I was going to do. I thought to myself if I didn't love sleep so much, I'd have fewer problems in life. My lone destination today was the ...

    A day in Takayama May 21

    A travel blog entry by kkelly432 on May 21, 2015

    2 comments, 3 photos

    ... 40 men to pull it. These days it has become impossible to find 40 men of the same height with sufficient strength to pull it, and it has been permanently retired to the Exhibition Hall. Other floats are still in use, but having wheels may require only 12 to 20 men to pull them. All are elaborately hand decorated, some with embroidered walls, some with precious metals, and all with detailed carving, lacquering and decorative metal work. Four of the floats have ...