Travel Blogs from Toshima
... Now I know where to go when I need food that taste like home. They did have a hamburger with egg on it....stayed away from that one...yuck!
Tomorrow morning I have to move up a few flights to another apartment so dreading packing everything up and unpacking again. But as soon as I do that I have my sightseeing route planned out and cant wait to get started. Hopefully tomorrow is as nice and warm of a day as it was today.
... allowed to take any pictures in the
sword store, because it was a store and not a museum, although it did have a
bit of a museum feel to it. But they gave us some English brochures and that
was nice. After the sword store we went back to the temple we had passed and
bought some charms for fortune. We thought, “Hey, of all the places to pick up
some charms to help make money, the ones right by the bank should be a good
place.” We then ...
... attempting to understand another language is not hard, but trying to understand a completely different alphabet? Not a chance.
I said to Ash while munching our Mc Donald's, we seem really pathetic don't we. We should just order something and hope its ok. He said, well we would if it was cheap, but each dish is about £5! We burst into fits of laughter, tears streaming down my face at how funny that sounded. This is what South East Asia has done to us. We think ...
... I was nervous, but if I have learn anything from my multiple odd experiences in Tokyo, its to expect the unexpected, and be prepared for anything.
The conversation started with general introductions, and I was delighted to discover that Jo spoke pretty good English. It was a welcome relief from my Junior High school students, who have difficulty spelling their own names.
After some time passed Jo relaxed, and the ...
... to Harajuku just for fun. We saw more crazy chicks dressed like farm animals, nursery rhyme characters, and who knows what else. Couldn't get any pictures of them because of how crowded it was.
We then walked over to Shibuya crossing so we could experience it at night. It is much better at night! Much more alive!
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