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Let’s try on a suit of samurai armor!

Try on a suit of samurai armor !

FREE

Come and take a picture !

How to take a Wakayama Bus?

Best time to see Flower at Wakayama Castle.

 

 

Best time to see FLOWER at Wakayama Castle

 

 

 

End of March to

                          begining of April

 

 

Cherry blossoms

桜(Sakura)

 

 

 


April

 

 

Azalea

ツツジ(Tsutsuji)


 

Peony

牡丹(Botan)

  

 

 

Japanese rose

ヤマブキ(Yamabuki)

 

 

 

 

May

 

 Japanese wisteria

藤(Fuji)


 

 

 

June

 

 

Hydrangea

紫陽花(Ajisai)

 

 

End of November to

                                     begining of December

 

 

 

Chrysantthemum

菊(Kiku)

 

Autumn leaves

紅葉(Kouyo)

 

 

Airport Bus

関空リムジンバス


click! >>「Kansai Airport Transportation Enterprise」HP

 http://www.kate.co.jp/en/timetable/detail/WK

 

Useful Japanese phrases ②

Gratitude and apology


Thank you・・・・・Arigato gozaimasu.(ありがとうございます)

You are welocme.・・・・・Do itashimashite.(どういたしまして)

Excuse me.・・・・・Sumimasen.(すみません)

I’m sorry.・・・・・Gomennasai.(ごめんなさい)

 

 

 

Questions and requests


Can I ask you a question?・・・・・Otazune shitai no desuga.
                       (お尋ねしたいのですが)


I don’t understand Japanese.・・・・・Watashi wa Nihongo ga wakarimasen.                                                                                                           (私は日本語が分かりません)

Do you speak English?・・・・・Anata wa Eigo ga hanasemasuka?
                    (あなたは英語が話せますか?)


Does anyone here speak English?・・・・・Eigo o hanasu hito wa imasuka?
                                                                        (英語を話す人はいますか?)


Where is/are ~?・・・・・~wa doko desuka?
                                            (~はどこですか?)


Do you have~?・・・・・~wa arimasuka?
                                         (~はありますか?)


What is this/it/that?・・・・・Kore/sore/are wa nan desuka?
                                                 (これ/それ/あれは何ですか?)


How much does this cost?・・・・・Kore wa ikura desuka?
                                                           (これはいくらですか?)


Please say it slowly.・・・・・Yukkuri itte kudasai.
                                                (ゆっくり言って下さい)


Please say it again.・・・・・Moichido itte kudasai.
                                              (もう一度言って下さい)


Please write it down here.・・・・・Sore o kokoni kaite kudasai.
                                                          (それをここに書いて下さい)


Show me ~,please.・・・・・~o misete kudasai.
                                              (~を見せて下さい)


Give me~,please.・・・・・~o kudasai.
                                           (~を下さい)


~,please.・・・・・~o onegai shimasu.
                              (~をお願いします)


Wait a moment,please.・・・・Chotto matte kudasai.
                                                    (ちょっと待って下さい)

Useful Japanese phrases ①

Greeting:

 

Good morning.・・・・・Ohayo gozaimasu. (おはようございます)


Good afternoon.・・・・・Konnichiwa.(こんにちは)


Good evening.・・・・・Konbanwa.(こんばんは)


Nice to meet you.・・・・・Hajimemashite.(はじめまして)


My name is ~.・・・・・Watashi wa ~to moushimasu.(私は~ともうします)


I’m from ~.・・・・・Watashiwa ~ kara kimashita.(私は~から来ました)


How are you.・・・・・Ogenki desuka?(お元気ですか?)


Good bye.・・・・・Sayonara(さようなら)


Good night.・・・・・Oyasuminasai(おやすみなさい)

About “KANSAI THRU PASS”

KANSAI THRU PASS

Websaite・・・http://www.surutto.com/tickets/kansai_thru_english.html

Present the KANSAI THRU PASS to receive benefits at the facilities on the list.・・・http://www.surutto.com/images/ticket/kansai_thru_pass/english/en_facilities.pdf

 

■Available at Railway Bus Line at Wakayama.■ 

Nankai Railway

 

 

 

Wakayama Bus

 

About “MAP CODE”

 

Using MAPCODE makes it easy to

 

go for a drive in Wakayama City !

 

The navigation system will lead you

to your destination easily .

 

◇TOYOTA Rent a Car

 

They have a navigation of introduction in four languages.

(Japanese,English,Korean and Beijing dialect)

 

English information:0800-7000-815(Tall free)

Business hours 8:00am to 8:00pm

 

TOYOTA Rent a Car Wakayama website (only Japanese)

http://www.trl-wakayama.co.jp/

 

TOYOTA Rent a Car website (English)

http://rent.toyota.co.jp/en/index.html

How to take a bath in a Hot spring?

😆 Below is a description of the most common way

of taking a bath in a Hot spring.

The actual rules may be different depending on the place,

but if you follow the instruction below, you should be okay most of the time.

 

 

 

 

 

1)Take off your clothes in the changing room.

2)Put clothes in the shelf or basket.

3)Enter the bathroom with a small towel and your amenities.

4)There will be a bucket beside the tub, scoop out some water and

pour it over yourself to rinse your body or wash your body and hair

in front of the faucet before getting in the bathtub.

5)Rinse off soap and shampoo well.

Tidy up your space after you finished cleaning your body.

6)Soak in the bathtub.

Remember not to bring anything into the tub, not even a towl.

7)Get out of the tub.

8)Dry your body with your small towel before you go to the changing room.

9)Dry your body with your bath towel and dress in the changing room.

 

 

 

 Tips:Do not use soap in the tub.


      :The water in the tub tends to be hot in Japan.
         If it feels too hot, try to enter very slowly and move as little as possible.


     :Usually, the tub water is used by others.
        Please remember not to drain the water when you are finished.


     :After you finished soaking, do not rinse your body with tap water,
       for the minerals to have full effect on your body.
       (It’s depend on quality of the water.)