Citadines Shinjuku Tokyo
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Day 6, We jumped back on a bullet train from Hiroshima to Kyoto, only changing once at shin-Osaka again. When we arrived we asked the taxi to take us to our hotel (citadines karasuma-gojo apart hotel). He got completely lost even though we had shown him the address in Japanese and a map. He finally stopped and called the hotel... We ended up …
I hope you weren't holding your breath to hear whether Kate and Ben got back from Nara. They got back to our house in Kyoto at around 7.30pm, wet and cold but happy. They had seen the Todai-ji temple that holds the giant buddha which was finished in 751. At the time it took almost all the bronze that existed in Japan and went close to bankrupting …
Eventually we headed to a back alley after passing through a few night clubs with the pimps marketing on the street. Then a door in the dark was on our way. After we went upstairs, wow!
... World War II.
We meet our Indonesian friend at the hotel--an otaku in the finest sense of the word, he appreciates the comics and Teh Botol frome his homeland, to which he plans to return after completing his PhD soon. While we laugh about our Indonesian escapades, he takes a solemn note (he is an earnest fellow), saying that the 3/11 earthquake, tsunami and Fukushima-Daiichi meltdown (which we watched on our computer screens on higher ...
... started.... Lots of nice looking places, but they were a bit pricey and had queues of people waiting outside them already. Eventually found a Ramen shop and got something there.
The afternoon was more wandering around, marvelling at the city and pedestrian crossings which were wider than our roads. And roads that were wider than our highways. Did a loop and ended up back where we had started (But I'd planned it like that) and had a look at the 6 level stationery ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsCitadines Shinjuku Tokyo
We would stay in one of these everywhere if it was possible..! Spacious bedroom, sitting area, desk, TV, DVD player, Speaker dock, kitchen, bathroom.. Only here for 2 nights but would be good for a long stay. Free wifi and laundry facilities in the hotel.
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