Category Archive: Sleep

{Japan: Explore} Searching for Helen Keller at the (Haunted?) Fujiya Hotel

In a Nutshell: Where: the historic Fujiya Hotel in Hakone (1.5 hours outside of Tokyo) When: October 16, 2013 *Notes: Founded in 1878, the Fujiya is one of the oldest hotels in Japan. … Continue reading

Hello Japan! A Room With A View

On our 2012 Japan trip, we were lucky enough to get some hotel rooms with wonderful views.  (This was all thanks to a great travel agent who got us upgraded rooms at standard… Continue reading

{Japan: Sleep} Hotel Review: Suginoi Hotel, Beppu, Kyushu

In a Nutshell: Where: Suginoi Hotel, Oita-ken, Beppu-shi, Kankaiji 1, JAPAN When: May 23 – 24, 2012 *Notes:  Website (English), rooms start at 9800 JPY per person w/ buffet meals, hot spring baths… Continue reading