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Our JR Train passes were only valid until yesterday so I have to take a more convoluted route on the metro system so arrive at a different station but the electric city blocks are easy to find and I'm soon sat playing Mario Kart. I've been allowed three hours playtime which is flying by, after a couple of hours I take a break and wander the streets looking at the model shops and comic books and of course a few of the maids handing out leaflets ...
Finally, we got tickets for the Gibli-museum! Me and Andreas had gotten information on when the tickets are sold, so at 10.30 on the 11th, we went to Lawson and bought ourselves two tickets. I´ve been trying to get them for months, so I was happy. The Ghibli-museum is a museum in Mitaka, and is founded and run by Studio Ghibli, the studio behind the famous japanese film director, Hayao Miyazaki. Miyazaki has done a huge amount of incredible movies, and you ...
... blossoms and neat rows of benches, whilst the middle was just a huge expanse of grey gravel. We didn't find anywhere that took our fancy for lunch in Kiba, more out of indecisiveness than any lack of good places. However, this indecisiveness ended up serving us well as we had our best meal of the trip so far. En route to Tokyo station to reserve our train tickets for the next few legs of the trip, we stopped at Otemachi station for some lunch. As ever, we were seated at ...
... then to Andrea, to Galila, and finally to me. Each time after it was passed, we repeated what Aya did. We then admired the utensils as Aya did and she finally collected them and stood up, motioning for us all to do the same. Once we all stood up, we exchanged a final bow and thanked Aya in the little Japanese we all knew by saying, “Arigato” which means thank you in Japanese. Finally we exited through the door to our left. “That was so ...
... dinner at Ukatei. We forced smiles through a fishy urchin dish and a very chewy raw white fish called Agi. Things started looking up when we were served lobster with tomato garlic sauce and butter, and then the beef came. Oooh the beef. Whoever said to eat seafood in Japan never had the beef. It was the most amazing, melt-in-your-mouth beef ever - no more sushi or sashimi for us!
Saturday we took a stroll through the Imperial Palace East Gardens. Jona just ...
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