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... afterwards. After our fabulous dinner at Nobu we went to Shinjuku to the Hyatt which was noted on multiple websites to having the best rooftop bar in Tokyo. We headed up to the bar, which was on the 52 floor, have a panoramic view of all of Tokyo. That was a view I will never forget because it seriously went on forever. This is a bittersweet ending to the trip because I don't want to go home because I ...
... better than the shochu). It wasn't a bad bar, but the odd accordion music they were playing gave us a headache driving us away after our one free drink.
Elliot gave us the advice that most good bars were located in small back alleys. I picked a way for us to wander that was new and down a back alley. Fred noticed an nondescript black door with the title Bar Nemo, so we went in. Entering through that door brought us to a new world - a very classy bar lined ...
... there was someone there to help us navigate the machine so that we got exactly what we wanted. With our tickets in hand we were also given an order form very similar to the place we went in Hong Kong which allowed us to choose the strength of the broth and the amount of onions, garlic and spice that we wanted to have in our noodles. Armed with everything we needed we waited for seats to open up and then we were directed to numbers one and two just behind the curtain ...
... of emojis, pictures and effects. Funnily, the Japanese automatically make your eyes much bigger and your skin much whiter -- with some interesting effects for us.
After lunch, we headed to the royal Shinjuku gardens, where we visited a traditional Japanese team room and Japanese gardens complete with koi ponds and shrines. We also took "trendy introspective" pictures and generally reveled in the peace and zen of the palace ...
... As you walk through the underpass there is an escalator going up one floor and just a sea of people going up. The lobby is very open and bright, and you are quickly enveloped into the crowd, mostly of men (all wearing white button ups and dark pants). For as formal as we were told they are, there is a sign of a tie crossed out as they are apparently not allowed. The guys in our group ...
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