Japan8 Hakone

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YOU CAN DOWNLOAD THIS PRESENTATION HERE: http://www.slideshare.net/michaelasanda/japan8-hakone Thank you! Hakone is part of the Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, less than 100 kilometers from Tokyo. Famous for hot springs, natural beauty and the view of nearby Mt. Fuji, Hakone is one of the most popular destinations among Japanese and international tourists looking for a break from Tokyo

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JAPAN Hakone Short but sweet touching trip

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Hakone is part of the Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, less than 100 kilometers from Tokyo. Famous for hot springs, natural beauty and the view of nearby Mt. Fuji, Hakone is one of the most popular destinations among Japanese and international tourists looking for a break from Tokyo

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Lake Ashinoko

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Torii at Moto-Hakone A torii is a traditional Japanese gate most commonly found at the entrance of or within a Shinto shrine, where it symbolically marks the transition from the profane to the sacred

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Lake Ashinoko

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Lake Ashinoko

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Lake Ashinoko

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Lake Ashinoko was formed in the caldera of Mount Hakone after the volcano's last eruption 3000 years ago. Today, the lake with Mount Fuji in the background is the symbol of Hakone. The lake's shores are mostly undeveloped except for small towns in the east and north and a couple of lakeside resort hotels

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The Hakone Sightseeing Cruise  runs between Moto-Hakone Port and Togendai Port. A boat cruise from one end of the lake to the other takes roughly 30 minutes and costs 1000 yen 

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Torii of Hakone Shrine at Lake Ashi 

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Moto-Hakone

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Moto-Hakone

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The Victory, a replica of a famous 18th century British warship

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The Victory

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The Victory was modeled after the HMS Victory, an 18th-century British warship

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The Victory

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The newest ship in the Hakone Sightseeing Cruise fleet, the Victory has an elevator, barrier-free restroom facilities, an LCD monitor that displays information related to the voyage and more

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Twin high-speed diesel engines enable this ship to make steady progress and provide smooth rides even during stormy weather

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Torii of Hakone Shrine at Lake Ashi 

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The Royal II

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The Royal II was designed based on the Royal Louis, a first-class warship constructed in the 18th century that served as the flagship for the French fleet

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The best views of the lake in combination with Mount Fuji can be enjoyed from Moto-Hakone (a few steps south from the sightseeing boat pier), from the Hakone Detached Palace Garden and from the sightseeing boats cruising the lake Replica of the warship Vasa

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Gustavus Adolphus, the king of Sweden in the early 17th century who was also known as the authoritative "Lion of the North," built the warship Vasa (the name of the first-generation king), after which this sightseeing vessel was modeled. It is decorated with luxurious engravings and an impressive figurehead at the prow

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Vasa

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Royal is a sightseeing ship on Lake Ashi (Hakone Lake, Ashinoko Lake). She is said to be inspired by  Soleil-Royal, a 17th-century French sailing warship https://lifetoreset.wordpress.com/2011/10/30/train-cable-car-ropeway-boat-bus-hakone-round-course/

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The Victory

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Togendai Port

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Hakone Ropeway The total area was 92.82 km². Hakone has been designated as a Geopark by UNESCO

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Panoramic view of Hakone, Japan, dating to the 1950s. This map was drawn by Tomiteru Takaoa

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Up in the mountains of Hakone, there is a castle-like building not so far from Kowakien station, called “Yunessun”. It is a part of Hakone Kowakien, a Hakone hotel resort surrounded by the opulent nature of Hakone Mountains

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Hakone Hotel Kowakien is the oldest building in Kowakien which is consists of three hotels and Spa amusement park. Some of buildings in Hakone Kowakien are National Registered Cultural Properties. Hakone is one of the popular hot spring areas with quick access from Tokyo. Hakone Hotel Kowakien boasts of a vast expanse of beautiful Japanese garden in front of the lobby. The garden is 16000 square-meter and made in 1914.

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Hakone has been one of Japan's most popular hot spring resorts for centuries. Nowadays, more than a dozen springs provide hot spring water to the many bath houses and ryokan in the Hakone region. Visitors can enjoy a hot spring bath in public bath houses or ryokan.

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Many ryokan open their baths not only to staying guests but also to daytime visitors. While staying guests can use the baths for free, daytime visitors pay an admission fee of typically between 500 and 2000 yen

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Tsuchiya Koitsu - Lake Ashi in the Hakone Hills in Early Autumn

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Text: Internet Pictures: Sanda Foi ş oreanu Nicoleta Leu Internet Copyright: All the images belong to their authors Presentation: Sanda Foi ş oreanu www.slideshare.net/michaelasanda Sound : Teresa Teng - The night of the ferry boat 2015

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