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What to do on a rainy day in Hakone?


What to do on a rainy day in Hakone? Go to the Pola Museum of Art where the building itself is a masterpiece! It is a very peaceful place.  The museum has a great collection [...]

Hakone Yuryo Hot Spring

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Hakone Yuryo Hot Spring is a taste of the real Japan.   Look no further!  Just take a train from Odawara to Hakone Yumoto.  It is open from 10am-9pm.  Swimsuits are not [...]

The Old Tokaido Highway


Traveling the Old Tokaido Highway is something I want to do before I die.  Nine kilometers of the original road still remain and I intend to walk it. The Old highway ran [...]

The Hot Springs of Hakone


The Hot Springs of Hakone Hakone Yumoto is the most popular hot springs resort area in the region. To get there: Take the Hakone Tozan Railway from Odawara to Yumoto Station. [...]