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Tokyo and Fuji – 2013

Day 7 – Imperial Palace and the Science Museum

Day 7 started out the right, with a wonderful breakfast at, uh, well… Ok, so it was just mediocre.  By the way, Denny’s in Japan (like everything else), is not … Continue reading

July 18, 2013 · 3 Comments

Day 6 – Nippara Limestone Cave

While taking their break the previous day, Tanja and Brian planned out our next day adventure – a trip to the Nippara Limestone Cave.   The cave was quite a … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Day 5 – The Ginza and the Fish Market

By Tuesday, our fellow travelers needed a little break, so we split up for the day.  JB and I rode the Tokyo Metro to the Ginza to start with.  Before … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · 2 Comments

Day 4 – Yokohama – and JB’s Birthday!

JB and the Yokohama Bay Stars Cat: So, of course JB’s birthday means baseball.  We headed out to Yokohama early to make sure that we could find the right trains … Continue reading

July 15, 2013 · 2 Comments

Day 3 – Shinjuku, Harajuku, and Shibuya

Sunday!  Which means flea markets and the possibility of Harajuku girls.  Since the local flea market runs early, we got up in good time and headed over to the Hanazono … Continue reading

July 14, 2013 · 2 Comments

Day 2 – Shinjuku

When we woke up in the morning, we decided to try the hotel restaurant buffet (with coupon, about $10 US). The restaurant is called the “Mermaid,” but in the elevator … Continue reading

July 13, 2013 · 5 Comments

Day 1 – Shinjuku

From the Narita airport, we headed to our first stop, Shinjuku, on the JR rail lines.  It was quite an adventure just finding the shuttle to the hotel from the … Continue reading

July 12, 2013 · 4 Comments