Going to be in Japan at the end of the year

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Going to be in Japan at the end of the year

Post by dayunbao » Tue Oct 08, 2019 1:37 am

I'm going to be in Japan from the last week of December through the first week of January. My girlfriend will be working the whole of my first week in Japan, so I'll have a lot of free time to make day trips. Any recommendations? Or people close enough to Tokyo to want to meet for dinner/coffee/a drink?

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Re: Going to be in Japan at the end of the year

Post by Zasso Nouka » Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:50 am

Just after new year you can get some pretty good deals at onsens if you are interested in making a trip and often in smaller Ryokan you can almost have the place to yourself.

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Re: Going to be in Japan at the end of the year

Post by dayunbao » Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:10 am

Zasso Nouka wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:50 am
Just after new year you can get some pretty good deals at onsens if you are interested in making a trip and often in smaller Ryokan you can almost have the place to yourself.
My girlfriend and I are going to an onsen while I'm in Japan. That won't be until after the new year, since that's when she'll be on vacation. I think the onsen is in Chiba, but I need to double check.

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Re: Going to be in Japan at the end of the year

Post by Zasso Nouka » Wed Oct 09, 2019 5:44 am

You should be able to get some good deals at that time of year.

Have a look at Kusatsu some time, although it's good at any time of the year winter is particularly good. There's something magical about sitting in an outside bath while it's snowing.