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Today we met some friends and decided to go to the Ueno zoo. Or at least that was our plan because when we arrived at Ueno the zoo was closed because of reconstruction unfortunately.
But instead of the zoo we went to the aquarium in the so called Sunshine City, which was nice too. Apart from all the fishes they had (even pink ones!), there were also ...
... to have a good view which is a real shame but probably why the rate was a bit lower. The view from the restaurant where I am now and the bar is spectacular though the prices seem a bit steep. Apart from travelling half the day I've spent the rest just enjoying my brief stint in ...
... parade and we didn't have time to wait 200 minutes for anything. After the parade, we used our Fastpasses for Star Tours: The Adventure Continues and waited in line for Monster's Inc. Ride & Go Seek. Fastpasses allow you to cut the line at your designated return time. They are only fun if you have a Fastpass. Standing in line for 200 minutes while you see other people walk past you isn't so much.
We spent the rest of the afternoon and evening waiting in line for Buzz ...
... price over the months, continued to drop, bettering the price in the US where I normally buy the lenses from. However, when I went to pay for it, I was told that the price was 79,800 yen, not 65,500 yen that had been in the website (that I had checked up on whilst sitting at Sydney Airport). Even the price tag was for 65,500 yen! There was a 10% discount if you had the points card (which I thought that I had but didn't. I had the BIC Camera points card as well as one from ...
... which then spill out onto a rather posh road which contains the Maison Martin Margella shop so had to have a nosey round there of course!
From here we found even more shops, a shopping tower block even boasting the promise of Muji Sweets... yes SWEETS. Why did we not know of this before (ok if we did we would be the size of a house but thats not the point).
Now we come to the point of the day where I can introduce ...
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