A timeless retreat set atop a lush green valley where you can awaken with the birds and drift off to sleep to the sound of the waves in the distance.
Retreat wabi-sabi is a casual guesthouse with 5 Japanese style guestrooms. The communal kitchen and simple self-service style lets you float through the day at your own pace.
Kisami 2735 Shimoda-city Shizuoka, Japan
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• access from tokyo >
Retreat wabi-sabi is expanding! We have added Coya Cottage to our expanding options of accommodation in the very popul
Dear guests and future guests, my name is Maddy, I am a thirty years old French girl traveling around the world for six months and the Izu
We would like to announce the birth of a new tabi-tabi! On July 19th, 2014 we opened our second location in Shimoda (third in Japan), and proud owner
To get to Shimoda from Osaka, or Kyoto, you should take the Shinkansen (bullet train) from Shin-Osaka or Kyoto Station to Atami (141 min).
Drive 20 minutes up and around the coast to Nakagi, pay a 1000 yen for a 5 minute boat ride and you’ll arrive at the underwater wonderland, Hirizo.
As I have mentioned in my blog about kayaking, the best way to see Izu’s rugged coastline is from the sea.
蓮(Hasu) is Japanese for lotus.
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For those of you who have been visiting the Kisami area for sometime, you may have noticed that Paradise has been lost, not found.