January 17, 2008

Shabu Shabu Heaven in Hakone

by Moto Yamamoto

While I was in Tokyo, we went down to Hakone. Hakone is sort of like Hamptons for New Yorkers. About 90 minutes from Tokyo, easy getaway, and instead of ocean, there are tons of onsens (hot springs). Ryokans (traditional inns) are famous for their 13 course dinners, which you eat in your room. It’s prix […]