Smile Hotel and Service Apartment Hamamatsucho
Travel Blogs from Minato
... I can see why people decide to pass this one up. It looks like an early 80's 3-d short video, although it did feature Michael Jackson. The plot was extremely awkward, and was something along the lines of Michael Jackson and his misfit crew are sent to another planet where he encounters an evil spider ruler who he eventually defeats by dancing. It wasn't even a matter of lost in translation, since it was in English with Japanese subtitles. I was hoping this first experience wouldn't ...
... a lot of people performing their prayers in various styles from coin tossings, to double clappings, smoke wafting, etc.Offering my own respect to the traditions here, I too partook in the smoke wafting and coin tossing and wish making before I head on off to lunch. having some soup and noodles in the nearby eatery, I came back again to capture this place at night. I'm glad I did. It was amazing! I had planned on coming back here around night time because ...
... fairly narrow but on 7 or 8 floors - i guess land prices are astronomical in that zone. In front of a lot of the stores were women dressed in brightly-coloured maids uniforms stuffing leaflets into your hands advertising the various stores, it was a little surreal i must say. I finished the evening with the Japanese take on a burger joint :)
Tomorrow i'm off for another massively longer walk, this time around Hakone national park. No doubt in the blazing heat. Funs! :P
"A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step."
- 2 travel addicts
- to goofy--and superb--kids where just about anything goes
- One Nascar race to the airport
- one great airline crew
- A plethora of video games and videos
- Several cups of helpful people in Tokyo willing to lend a hand or give directions
- 3 Trains
- several cups of monkeying around
... sense of the city yet. We even got to see Mt. Fugi. Our tour guide was quite the character. She was a professional ninja and her family had a four or five hundred year history of working as a ninja for the emperor. She told us all of this very matter of factly, including that her grandfather had been an assassin. Along the way, he had a change of heart and decided that killing people wasn't what he wanted to do with his life, and so the family stopped that part of the ninja profession, ...