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Friday, June 24, 2016

Tohoku Solo Trip 2016 東北一人の旅 - Day 13 Itinerary: Yamagata 山形

Day 13: 24.05.2016 (Tue)

Breakfast: Sole Inn Hotel ソーレインホテル


Visited Kajo Park 霞城公園.


Visited Former Yamagata Prefectural Office and Assembly Building Bunshokan 文翔館.


Break: Cybele Cafe

Shinyakusho Minami Guchi 市役所南口 > Jujiya 十字屋
by Loop Bus. [100 yen]

Yamagata JR 山形駅 (1057 hrs) > Fukushima JR 福島駅 (1214 hrs)
by Tsubasa 138.

Collected luggage and bought lunch from MacDonalds.

Fukushima JR 福島駅 (1250 hrs) > Tokyo JR 東京駅 (1424 hrs)
by Yamabiko 44.


Visited KITTE.

Tokyo JR 東京駅 (1503 hrs) > Narita Airport Terminal 1 成田空港 (1557 hrs)
by Narita Express 35.

NRT T1 (1805 hrs) > SIN T2 (0015 hrs)
by NH 801.

- End of Tohoku Solo Trip -

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Tohoku Solo Trip 2016 東北一人の旅 - Day 12 Itinerary: Zao Okama 蔵王御 釜, Yamagata 山形

Day 12: 23.05.2016 (Mon)

Breakfast: Shousuke Inn Takinoyu 庄助の宿 瀧の湯

Takinoyu 瀧の湯 (0900 hrs) > Aizu Wakamatsu JR 会津若松駅
by free shuttle service.

Aizu Wakamatsu JR 会津若松駅 (0954 hrs) > Koriyama JR 郡山駅 (1108 hrs)
by local train.

Koriyama JR 郡山駅 (1119 hrs) > Kaminoyama Onsen JR かみのやま温泉 (1235 hrs)
by Tsubasa 133.

Kaminoyama Onsen Ekimae かみのやま温泉駅前 (1325 hrs) > Karita 刈田 (1425 hrs)
by Green Eco Bus グリーエコー号.


Took chairlift to Okama 御釜. [680 yen]


Visited Zao Okama 蔵王御釜.

Karita 刈田 (1530 hrs) > Kaminoyama Onsen Ekimae かみのやま温泉駅前 (1647 hrs)
by Green Eco Bus グリーエコー号.


Visited Kaminoyama Castle 上山城. *Did not enter as I arrived after operating hours.
http://kaminoyama-castle.info/


Tea break: Roa-ru ロアール

Kaminoyama Onsen JR かみのやま温泉 (1808 hrs) > Yamagata JR 山形駅 (1821 hrs)
by local train.

Check in: Sole Inn Hotel ソーレインホテル


Dinner: Matsuya 松屋


Supper: Yumehana 夢はな, at Yamagata Yatai-mura 山形屋台村

- End of Day 12 -

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Tohoku Solo Trip 2016 東北一人の旅 - Day 11 Itinerary: Aizu Wakamatsu 会津若松, Ochijiku 大内宿, Higashiyama Onsen 東山温泉

Day 11: 22.05.2016 (Sun)

Breakfast: Toyoko Inn Fukushima Eki Higashi Guchi 1 東横イン福島駅東口1

Fukushima JR 福島駅 (0916 hrs) > Koriyama JR 郡山駅 (0929 hrs)
by Yamabiko 128.


Koriyama JR 郡山駅 (0941 hrs) > Aizu Wakamatsu JR 会津若松駅 (1055)
by Fruitea 1 フルーティ. [5,000 yen]
http://www.jreast.co.jp/railway/joyful/fruitea.html


Aizu Wakamatsu Ekimae Bus Stop 6 会津若松駅前 (1130 hrs) > Tsuruga Castle Iriguchi 鶴ヶ城入口 (1151 hrs)
by Loop Bus - Haikarasan ハイカラさん. [210 yen]


Visited Tsuruga Castle 鶴ヶ城. [510 yen]

Tsuruga Castle Iriguchi 鶴ヶ城入口 (1309 hrs) > Aizu Wakamatsu Ekimae 会津若松駅前 (1335 hrs)
by Loop Bus - Akabe あかべ. [210 yen]


Aizu Wakamatsu JR 会津若松駅 (1349 hrs) > Yunokami Onsen 湯野上温泉(1445 hrs)
by Aizu Roman Mori go 会津浪漫森号. [1,150 yen]

Yunokami Onsen 湯野上温泉 (1500 hrs) > Ochijiku 大内宿 (1515 hrs)
by Saruyu go 猿遊号. [1,000 yen]


Visited Ochijiku 大内宿. Dessert at Yamada-ya やまだ屋.

Ochijiku 大内宿 (1600 hrs) > Aizu Wakamatsu Ekimae 会津若松駅前 (1710 hrs)
by Fukushima Kotsu Bus 福島交通バス. [1,200 yen]

Aizu Wakamatsu Ekimae Bus Stop 6 会津若松駅前 (1730 hrs) > Higashiyama Onsen Eki 東山温泉駅 (1807 hrs)
by Loop Bus - Haikarasan ハイカラさん. [210 yen]


Check in: Shousuke Inn Takinoyu 庄助の宿 瀧の湯

Dinner: Shousuke Inn Takinoyu 庄助の宿 瀧の湯

- End of Day 11 -

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Tohoku Solo Trip 2016 東北一人の旅 - Day 10 Itinerary: Oirase Keiryu 奥入瀬渓流, Towada 十和田

Day 10: 21.05.2016 (Sat)

Hotel (0600 hrs) > Ishigedo 石ヶ戸 (0611 hrs)
by hotel free shuttle bus.

Walked from Ishigedo 石ヶ戸 to Sanmidare no nagare 三乱の流れ.


Sanmidare no nagare 三乱の流れ (0637 hrs) > Hotel (0645 hrs)
by hotel free shuttle bus.

Breakfast: Oirase Keiryu Hotel 奥入瀬渓流ホテル

Yakeyama 焼山(0835 hrs) > Shimo Utarube下宇樽部 (0911 hrs)
by JR Bus.



Walked to Kankodai 瞰湖台.
http://towadako.or.jp/sansaku-map/utarube/

Shimo Utarube 下宇樽部 (1049 hrs) > Towada-ko 十和田湖 休屋 (1058 hrs)
by JR Bus.


Visited Maiden Statue 乙女の像.

Towada-ko 十和田湖 休屋 > Oirase Keiryu Hotel 奥入瀬渓流ホテル
by taxi. [6,150 yen]

Yakeyama 焼山(1236 hrs) > Towada Art Center 十和田現代美術館 (1325 hrs)
by Towada Kanko Tetsudo Bus. [1,020 yen]
http://www.toutetsu.co.jp/jikoku/towada-yakeyama.htm


Visited Towada Art Center 十和田現代美術館. [510 yen]
http://towadaartcenter.com/web/towadaartcenter.html



Lunch: Cafe & Museum Shop at Towada Art Center.


Visited Art Station Towada アートステーショントワダ.
http://www.artstowada.com/data.cgi?id=140531042222

Towada Art Center 十和田現代美術館 (1647 hrs) > Hachinohe JR 八戸駅 (1735 hrs)
by JR Bus.

Hachinohe JR 八戸駅 (1812 hrs) > Sendai JR 仙台駅 (1929 hrs)
by Hayabusa 32.

Sendai JR 仙台駅 (2000 hrs) > Fukushima JR福島駅 (2022 hrs)
by Yamabiko 56.

Check in: Toyoko Inn Fukushima Eki Higashi Guchi 1 東横イン福島駅東口1
http://www.toyoko-inn.com/e_hotel/00070/


Dinner: Gyoza at Hanashibe はなしべ

- End of Day 10 -

Monday, June 20, 2016

Tohoku Solo Trip 2016 東北一人の旅 - Day 9 Itinerary: Oirase Keiryu 奥入瀬渓流

Day 9: 20.05.2016 (Fri)


Breakfast: Tae no yu 妙の湯

Tae no yu 妙の湯 (0750 hrs) > Tazawa-ko Ekimae 田沢湖駅前 (0838 hrs)
by Ugo Kotsu Bus.

Tazawa-ko JR 田沢湖駅 (0908 hrs) > Morioka JR 盛岡駅 (0948 hrs)
by Komachi 12.

Morioka JR 盛岡駅 (0956 hrs) > Shin Aomori JR 新青森駅 (1100 hrs)
by Hayabusa 3.


Break: Sweet Peach at Shin Aomori JR.

Shin Aomori Ekimae 新青森駅前 (1125 hrs) > Yakeyama 焼山 (1348 hrs)
by JR Bus Mizu Umi 8 みずうみ.

Check in: Oirase Keiryu Hotel 奥入瀬渓流ホテル
http://www.oirase-keiryuu.jp/


Hotel (1400 hrs) > Kumoi no taki 雲井の滝 (1417 hrs)
by hotel free shuttle service.

Walked from Kumoi no taki 雲井の滝 to Choshi Otaki 銚子大滝.


Choshi Otaki 銚子大滝 (1616 hrs) > Kumoi no taki 雲井の滝 (1623 hrs)
by JR Bus.

Walked from Kumoi no taki 雲井の滝 to Sanmidare no nagare 三乱れの流れ.

Sanmidare no nagare 三乱れの流れ (1737 hrs) > Hotel
by hotel free shuttle service.

Dinner: Oirase Keiryu Hotel 奥入瀬渓流ホテル

- End of Day 9 -

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Tohoku Solo Trip 2016 東北一人の旅 - Day 8 Itinerary: Akita 秋田, Tazawa-ko 田沢湖, Nyuto Onsen 乳頭温泉

Day 8: 20.05.2016 (Thu)


Breakfast: Toyoko Inn Akita Eki Higashi Guchi 東横イン秋田駅東口


Visited Akita Citizen Market 秋田市民市場.



Visited Senshu Koen 千秋公園.


Visited Kubota Castle Osumi Yagura 久保田城御隅櫓.



Visited Neburi Nagashi Kan "Traditional Performing Arts Heritage Hall" 秋田市民俗芸能伝承館(ねぶり流し館).



Visited Akarenga Kan Museum 赤レンガ館


Lunch: Recette ルセット

Shopping: LOFT

Akita JR 秋田駅 (1413 hrs) > Tazawa-ko JR 田沢湖駅 (1511 hrs)
by Komachi 24.

Tazawako Ekimae 田沢湖駅前 (1525 hrs) > Tazawako-han 田沢湖畔 (1644 hrs)
by Ugo Kotsu Bus 羽後交通バス. [1,010 yen]


Visited Tatsuko-zo 辰子像.


Visited Goza no ishi Shrine 御座石神社.

Tazawako-han 田沢湖畔 (1732 hrs) > Tae no yu 妙の湯(1805 hrs)
by Ugo Kotsu Bus 羽後交通バス. [670 yen]


Check in: Tae no yu 妙の湯
http://www.taenoyu.com/


Dinner: Tae no yu 妙の湯

- End of Day 8 -

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Tohoku Solo Trip 2016 東北一人の旅 - Day 7 Itinerary: Fukaura 深浦, Goshogawara 五所川原, Gono Line 五能線

Day 7: 18.05.2016 (Wed)


Breakfast: Koganezaki Furofushi Onsen 黄金崎不老不死温泉

Furofushi Onsen 不老不死温泉 (0845 hrs) > Ao Juniko 十二湖 (0930 hrs)
by Konan Bus via Juniko line (十二湖線). [800 yen]


Visited Juniko 十二湖.

Ao Juniko 十二湖 (1050 hrs) > Juniko JR 十二湖駅 (1105 hrs)
by Konan Bus via Juniko line (十二湖線). [360 yen]

Juniko JR 十二湖駅 (1213 hrs) > Fukaura JR 深浦駅 (1244 hrs)
by local train.


Lunch: Snow carrot curry rice at Tabemonoya Seiriggu 食べものセイリッグ.

Resort Shirakami 3 made a 15 minutes brief stop at Senjojiki 千畳敷.
Fukaura JR 深浦駅 (1334 hrs) > Goshogawara JR 五所川原駅 (1502 hrs)
by Resort Shirakami 3.


Visited Tachineputa no Yakata 立佞武多の館. [540 yen]
http://www.tachineputa.jp/


Break: Agetai あげたい from Miwaya みわや.


Goshogawara JR 五所川原駅 (1647 hrs) > Akita JR 秋田駅 (2050 hrs)
by Resort Shirakami 6.

Check in: Toyoko Inn Akita Eki Higashi Guchi 東横イン秋田駅東口
http://www.toyoko-inn.com/hotel/00087/

Dinner: Kiritanpo きりたんぽ at Ogiya 扇屋.

- End of Day 7 -

Friday, June 17, 2016

Tohoku Solo Trip 2016 東北一人の旅 - Day 6 Itinerary: Hakodate 函館, Furofushi Onsen 不老不死温泉

Day 6: 17.05.2016 (Tue)


Breakfast: Kai Tsugaru 界津軽

Owani Onsen JR 大鰐温泉駅 (0749 hrs) > Hirosaki JR 弘前駅 (0801 hrs)
by local train.

Hirosaki JR 弘前駅 (0806 hrs) > Shin Aomori JR 新青森駅 (0848 hrs)
by local train.


Shin Aomori JR 新青森駅 (0906 hrs) > Shin Hakodate Hokuto JR 新函館北斗駅 (1007 hrs)
by Hayabusa 95.

Shin Hakodate Hokuto JR 新函館北斗駅 (1024 hrs) > Hakodate JR 函館駅 (1038 hrs)
by Super Hokuto 4.

Hakodate Ekimae 函館駅前 > Suehiro 末広町
by Hakodate Streetcar.

Old British Consulate
Old Public Ward of Hakodate
Visited Old British Consulate 旧イギリス領事館 and Old Public Ward of Hakodate 旧函館区公会堂. [500 yen]
http://hakodate-kankou.com/british/
http://www.zaidan-hakodate.com/koukaido/


Visited Hachimanzaka 八幡坂.

Hakodate JR 函館駅 (1302 hrs) > Shin Hakodate Hokuto JR 新函館北斗駅 (1324 hrs)
by Hakodate Liner.

Shin Hakodate Hokuto JR 新函館北斗駅 (1335 hrs) > Shin Aomori JR 新青森駅 (1436 hrs)
by Hayabusa 24.

Shin Aomori JR 新青森駅 (1451 hrs) > Hirosaki JR 弘前駅 (1536 hrs)
by local train.

Sunset view along Gono line.
Hirosaki JR 弘前駅 (1608 hrs) > WeSPA Tsubakiyama JR ウェスパ椿山 (1840 hrs)
by Resort Shirakami 6.

Check in: Koganezaki Furofushi Onsen 黄金崎不老不死温泉


Dinner: Koganezaki Furofushi Onsen 黄金崎不老不死温泉

- End of Day 6 -