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... like one BFG (big friendly giant). Even Pete is tall in Japan!! Naaaahhhh just kidding ;) Japanese sales people talk in a super annoying high pitch nasal tone like Fran from The Nanny that makes you want to gaffa tape their mouth up! Overall - we LOVED it and are Team Tokyo. Tomorrow brings aloha + cocktails - any guesses on our next destination ....? *The sleep walking diaries of Pete: Nil to report **I miss Kara count in Tokyo: ...
... your feet as you walk. Granted, it's more like one of those deep tissue massages, but a massage is a massage, right? The outside pool is what you would consider the main pool area to be. And don't get me started on the hot tub. Or rather the hot Jacuzzi. Honestly, that thing was the whole reason I went to the pool area today. For dinner we were served a multi course Japanese meal (I'll upload a picture of the menu later) and it was delicious. ...
Having dreaded Becky and Hannah's leaving, so far it's been alright. Don't get me wrong, I'd still rather they were here, I'm just ok without them too. I was beginning to feel a bit homesick myself and ready to catch up with everyone, find out about Harriet and James honeymoon and see the photos, as well as attend the Morton wedding. But I've I carried on 1- because I knew I would enjoy it when I got going and 2- you can't just pack in for fear of something, ...
We especially alloted this day to go to Harajuku where young people convened dressed up in eccentric costumes to resemble anime characters, punk musicians or any fashion only Japan dares to explore. On weekdays you dont usually see them loittering around or if you there is not as many.
As you alight the Harajuku station you can either take the ...
... spectacular over the big city. We could even see Mount Fuji for a short moment, the weather was very clear.
We wanted to eat out in the evening, as our daughters boyfriend arrived late in the afternoon, but we realized that the restaurants around the hotel are closing before 21:00 and we were accomodating ourselves to an improvised picknik in the apartment with food obtained in a convenience store.
Other places to stay in Ichihara
5584-1 Goi, Ichihara | Hotelfrom $81
2-22-8 Goichuonishi, Ichihara | Hotelfrom $49
1-12-9 Goi Chuo-Higashi, Ichihara | Hotelfrom $62
667 Anesaki, Ichihara | Hotelfrom $60
2-24-1 Goichuo-Nishi, Ichihara | Hotelfrom $60
1111 Yawata, Ichihara | Hotelfrom $62
2-3-2 Goichuo-Nishi, Ichihara | Hotelfrom $96
2579-1 Heizo, Ichihara | Hotelfrom $113
846-1 Anesaki, Ichihara | Hotelfrom $62