TripAdvisor Reviews Ryotei Miyakawa Nanto
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... the semi-darkness. The ryokan names are all in Japanese anyway.
The room was large enough for the three of us. Dinner would be at 6.30pm so there would be time for a bath first as it was still about 5.45pm. Unfortunately, it is a communal public bath and I don't do naked in front of strangers or worse, in front of people that I know. Joseph and Shigeki went first as someone had to mind the room. Joseph returned first as he ...
... Nomura family, very interesting with significant historical and traditional value. Back on the bus and we arrive at our next stop a small hand pottery making factory, the 5th generation son who has been creating the pots shows us around. The work is beautiful, I'd like to buy some but afraid I'd break it on the way home so decide against it. Back to the ship and our final night onboard and back home, hmmm. The Japanese again put on a show before the we leave ...
... headed west yesterday as we are not in the area where the typhoon is expected, which is more to the east. It is raining heavily here and that will curtail today's activities but by the time we head to Osaka by train tomorrow it should be clear. The news reports that planes have been cancelled in Tokyo and it seems that Tokyo and no doubt other places have more or less stopped for the moment so I'm happy to be on this side of the country.
... and two tours were offered.
We boarded a bus for the Kenrokeun Garden and the Castle Park.
Our guide, Yama, was very funny and informative. She explained that people from Tokyo insult the western side of Japan by saying it is the backside of the island. She said that because this is the side closer to Korea and China, it has more culture.
Rice is very important to the area and ...
Breakfast @ home ;). Got a lift on the Left Loop bus ($5 daily pass) to the Omi-Cho Market. This is all produce, mainly seafood and quite a bit of it still breathing. Simply fantastic choice and stunning quality. The oysters are big, twice the the size of Sydney rock oysters. Every other fish possible is represented. Important to myself is the 'Fungus Stall'. Here there are ten times as many spore created gourmet delights in Kanazawa than in Canberra. It is also the home of the ...
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