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I was originally planning on limiting my vacation to Tokyo/Kyoto area, but hearing/reading a lot about Hakone convinced me to add it in at the last minute.
I'm here for 2 nights, but unfortunately I'm already regretting this - I wish I could stay here for a few weeks instead.
It would make for a very different kind of vacation, and one that I had not really considered. I wanted to come to Japan ...
... When eggs are boiled in the mineral water of the hot springs the shell turns black. The Japanese believe that if you eat one of the black eggs, 7 healthy years will be added to your life. Brett and I definitely had one! We get another beautiful view of Mt. Fuji and the valley below from this area.
Hanoke Mountain is a very popular weekend get- away for those living in Tokyo. It’s less than 2 hours away and there are many resorts ...
... therefore it’s rare to hear the Japanese speak English.
We visit a rest stop on the way to Mt. Fuji and it was so cool! The bathroom had a western style toilet with buttons for a seat warmer, posterior spray and music. There was also a high- chair folded against the wall where you could put your child. They really want you to get settled in and spend some time there! Outside there was a row of vending machines that made hot ...
... way over to one of Hakones most famous sights; Lake Ashi. To get there we had to make our way over Mount Hakone via cable car and ropeway. With the hefty price tag to get there, we expected the views to be out of this world, and they probably would have been had there not been dense cloud as far as you could see, with a visibility of only a few meters. Although we were disappointed not to catch a glimpse of Mount Fuji from the cable car, the experience was ...
... in a pool, before heading out to the bay in the afternoon. Scuba diving, for those who haven`t done it, comes highly recommended: we saw an array of catfish, electric blue and orange fish, a few eels, lionfish, lots of cool stuff, even though the visibility was at times limited.
Unfortunately the journey home was less fun: it started badly when Gabe, his head still full of salt water and slightly dizzy after the pressure changes, got car sick and vomited. It got worse when we ...