Hotel New Wakasa
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... history, geisha's, some of the language, thing to do, and rid bits of Information that would have been helpful from the get go, like international bank cards don't work here but they work at japan post office ATMs! We figured that out on our own on the first night in Tokyo but it would have been nice to know in advance haha
Nara is a really small town but very much engulfed in nature. I found a walking guided tour from a blog online ...
... checked I had no tattoos I was told the etiquette with the words "you get naked"! And this it how it works. Men and women bath separately.
1) in the foyer - take of shoes and place in shoe locker
2) enter another room pay £2.50 to the lady attendant aged about 90 and 'get naked' placing clothes in a different locker. All the other women in there were older than me and it felt like walking into a 'locals pub' where ...
... journey took around 40minutes which is the same time as it took me to get to Kyoto the previous two days.
Nara is really famous for all the wild deer that just wonder the streets around the temples. Apparently you can't go 50m without seeing a deer. Xavier didn't want to walk around all day so he said we should get a bike. I agreed because we could see more or Nara this way.
We went to the nearest bike rental shop which told us that they had run out of bikes. I ...
... to pests...
That night, we ate at a fantastic shabu shabu (hot pot) restaurant. We had a private room where we took off our shoes and sat at a sunken table at floor level.
The next day we explored the rest of Nara Park. We walked a long loop around the park to see all of the major sites. We passed Wakakusayama Hill, which had ...
... I think it was because I drank some of the salt water… DO NOT Do that!
Then we went to a place called McKenzie Park (lava cliffs). It was very cool because the water was having some very big waves.
Then we got to Uncle Robertson's (not my actual uncle just a place) I puked when we got out of the car. Then we got on to a thirty year old lava flow.
We went to the Puna district Kalapana lava flow. We ...