Fried chicken with sour and sweet sauce and the dumpling might be the key player of the lunch course. They were so nice and energizing and gave us vibration in the calm woods.
This is one of my favorite trees on the premises of Hokkaido University in autumn. Some years ago, it was damaged by some kinds of disease and did not show the beautiful color like flames.
But it seemed to be sound and keeping enough power this year.
It is named "Kinyou-sai" that means "Golden Leaves Festival" in Japanese. The yellow leaves of Ginkgo Biloba was lit up on the premises of Hokkaido University in the night of October 24(Sat.) and 25(Sun.) . So many citizens and tourists seemed to be contemplating the beauty of the protagonists and their lives.
All the ingredients of this meal were sourced locally. You would feel the power of the ground of that area, Furano.
Steamed rice with veggies and fried chicken and potatoes flavored with sticky source made of soy-source and bonito broth.
You need to reserve a table for meals. It may be difficult to find this restaurant in the forest in the outskirt of Furano City.
Boiled asparagus flavored with olive oil and salt was for 260 Japanese yen at the food stand in the roadside station in Biei Town.
To be continued.
This is the appearance of the roadside station in Biei Town. What do you think about this design ? Modern ? Authentic ?
The big sheet glasses and the gray metallic wall were moderated by the wood deck in front of the building.
Precisely speaking, this is not so-called roadside station but in this building of modern design, a variety of quality veggies and crops were sold as well as the culinary delights.
This is the hot spring bath for males. Inside is also huge, considering the capacity of the accommodation. SO many trekkers swamp to this facility every year, particularly from May to October.
The accommodations at the foot of Mt. Tokachi(dake) named "Hakuginsou"has a variety of hot spring bath tub on its premises. The hot spring for play named "Asobi-no-yu"is between the outside hot spring spa for male and female.