Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Japan - The Japan Alps & Central Honshu (PDF Chapter) Lonely Planet

Japan - The Japan Alps & Central Honshu (PDF Chapter)

Japan - The Japan Alps & Central Honshu

Central Honshū is Japan’s heartland in both geography and outlook. You’ll find world-class skiing, hiking and onsen in the alpine uplands; atmospheric streetscapes in Takayama and Matsumoto; and urban delights in bustling Nagoya.

    - walk Nakasendō, an ancient post road between Tsumago and Magome
   
    - sleep in a thatch-roofed house in World Heritage–listed Ainokura
   
    - contemplate Zen and the art of contemplating at the DT Suzuki Museum in Kanazawa

Coverage includes: Nagoya & Around, Gifu, Gujō-Hachiman, Magome, Tsumago, Kiso, Narai, Takayama, Hida-Furukawa, Shirahone Onsen, Kamikōchi, Hakuba, Nagano & Around, Togakushi, Obuse, Nozawa Onsen, Shiga Kōgen, Bessho Onsen, Karuizawa, Gunma Prefecture, Takasaki & Around, Minakami Onsen-kyo and Kusatsu Onsen, Okuhida Onsen-gō, Shirakawa-gō & Gokayama, Kanazawa, Noto Peninsula, Kaga Onsen, Fukui, Toyama, Matsumoto, Azumino,