Japan Food Tour – Takayama to Kyoto

Another good breakfast at Ryokan Murayama: And then we went up the street 300m to the Hida Folk Museum. It’s an open-air museum with buildings from the district that were brought here and reconstructed. It’s quite interesting to see how the ‘normal’ folk lived a couple of hundred years ago. There was a little lake […]

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Japan Food tour – Tokyo Fish Market to Takayama

After much excitement last night – an earthquake of 5.6 on the Richter Scale: …We had an early start this morning – we met at 7am to get the train to Tsukiji Fish Market. I had thought it was packed on the train the other night, but that was nothing compared to 7.15 this morning! […]

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