Centleisure Hotel Chiba
Travel Blogs from Ichihara
... that we have been sharing our hotel with the entire production staff and cast of GIRLS. It's been a fascinating experience for me, being a fan of the show, and its creator, Lena Dunham. We've been eating breakfast every morning with the staff and Lena herself. It's very interesting to hear them all talk about the day's production and how they're all handling the heat. It's also entertaining to see their Instagram feeds with images from the show and also their own ...
... our luggage delivered straight to our room --all in English too. NICE.
So it's time for some lunch at Ikspitini?... and we enter the "Gracious Square" to explore the options. We go Italian and are even able to order plain pasta for Lily after some convincing of the waiter. DELICIOUS pesto pizza and pasta with tomato sauce and a nice beer as well -- more ahhhh.
The monorail builds up excitement and is wonderfully themed ...
It was a good morning I had to be at the airport at 7:50 so was able to have a nice breakfast. On my arrival at the airport the jet star staff were helpful and friendly. The food court at Cooly was good, it you need gum or reading material for the flight it is an awesome place to top up the essentials.
For the most part of the flight I slept the seats ...
... designed to look like the dome floats on Tokyo Bay so the dome is surrounded by large reflecting pools on both levels. Thanks Maiko!
A torrential downpour and fatigue thwarted a trip to Tokyo Disney-thought I would save that for another time and opted for an early evening after some Soba and Asahi black.
Our first full day in Japan started a tad bit earlier than we would have liked……like 4am! We just shot out of bed and were wide awake! Jet lag was upon us. We waited until an appropriate time to descend upon the masses and went down to breakfast early. Mike's Hilton Honors status got us free breakfast every morning. We later found out that those who paid were paying $35 each for breakfast. WTF? Since it was our first morning in Japan, ...
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