Entries Tagged as 'Nagano'

金曜日, 11月 12th, 2010

Karuizawa Traveling Note-Kyu-Karuizawa Ginza-

Reading time: About 3 minutes

Karuizawa Traveling Note-Kyu-Karuizawa Ginza-

There is the Karuizawa Main Street or Kyu-Karuizawa Ginza within the distance of 25 minutes walk or 5 minutes drive from the station.

Along the 500 meters road from the rotary heading Kyu-Usui Touge, there are many souvenir shops and restaurants standing. Especially during the summer break and Golden Week, there are many many people.

木曜日, 11月 11th, 2010

Karuizawa Traveling Note -Front of Karuizawa station-

Reading time: About 4 minutes

Karuizawa Traveling Note -Front of Karuizawa station-

I would like to write about my summer vacation to Karuizawa, a famous summer resort in Japan.
Karuizawa is fairly close to Tokyo, little more than an hour in bullet train and 2 hours drive by car. I head to Karuizawa by Nagano bullet train Asama from Tokyo station.

I arrived in an hour from Tokyo [...]