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Good Eats: Gyoza Center (Hakone)

The hot springs resort area of Hakone is a popular getaway from Tokyo. It’s easy to the train out for a day, or book one of the lovely onsen ryokan here and spend a relaxing weekend in the shadow of Mt Fuji. 387 more words

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Top 5 things to Do in Hakone

This applies to all weathers! Been there summer and fall, and I think spring and winter would be great as well.

  1. Get in an onsen. And don’t stare.
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I LOVE JAPAN: Hakone, Mt. Fuji and Shinyokohama

A visit to Japan wouldn’t be complete without seeing the iconic and majestic Mt. Fuji! We visited Hakone, deemed as one of the best international holiday resorts, famous for its hot springs, natural beauty, and perfect views for Mt. 826 more words


Day 14: Home

Like most of my actual time, I spent none of today in Japan. Our flight arrived back in Sydney ahead of schedule by about 30 minutes which was nice, and there is a weird new check in system for Australian residents at the airport which made the process go pretty quickly. 1,389 more words


Going To Hakone

Hakone is a town in Ashigarashimo District in Kanagawa Prefecture. Also, a part of the
Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park. It is one of the most popular tourist destination among japanese and foreigners. 512 more words


Japan D4: Ryokan (traditional Japanese inn) Stay @ Hakone

A ryokan (旅館) is a type of traditional Japanese inn that originated in the Edo period (1603–1868), when such inns served travelers along Japan’s highways. They typically feature tatami-matted rooms, communal baths, and other public areas where visitors may wear yukata and talk with the owner.

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Hakone and Elsewhere

Hey all,

Sorry it’s been so long since my last post. Hopefully this one will be a little bit longer to make up for it. 1,153 more words