ANA CROWNE PLAZA Hotel GRAND COURT NAGOYA
Travel Blogs from Nagoya
... mumbling and complaining! But I adjusted my attitude, went through security for the fourth time and waited to board the plane. Just after I sat back down, there was an announcement over the PA that said something like "Thank you for your patience as we renovate our terminal area..." I felt sheepish...
Once on the plane we were hoping to get a few hours of sleep as we made the four hour flight to Japan. But for whatever reason, sleep seemed to elude both ...
... request, "is there a medical professional on the plane?" was made and one man from a few seats in front of us went forward. After about 15 minutes we were released from the plane. We learned after landing in Manila that, sadly, a very sick woman with stage four cancer who was trying to return to spend her final days in her homeland in the Philippines didn't make it. In spite of the best efforts of the medical personnel, the woman died there on ...
Today we went off to Nagoya Castle. So far it has been my favorite and not just because the SAKURA ARE RUFFIANLY IN FULL BLOOM but it had a awesome layout and design. We also went to the palace but it had been rebuilt and was all new so it wasn't as good. The we went to a shrine that was deep in a park that was more like a forest. There I saw Miko-sans! Later we found another discount figure store where I went a bit nuts =P
Inter net is being a *****, pic will come tomorrow night.
Today, we spent the day with Eugene's parents. His dad, Yasuo, didn't seem to mind me calling him "Papa." We met for buffet breakfast at the hotel and then went to the house to do laundry. We were lucky to have two chances to do laundry this trip! That was good since we didn't want to embarrass ourselves by wearing stinky clothes! :) After starting a load and watching videos of my Mom and Dad's 50th Anniversary party and our wedding, we went shopping. Papa and Barbara bought shoes, I ...
... was at a sushi restaurant with a conveyor belt that moved tiny plates of sushi around the center of the restaurant. Green tea, unagi, tuna, crab, shrimp... yum! We ate with Hank and Mikako and their daughter and found out that she likes manga, especially Black Butler, just like my daughter Mia. She took us to a shop to find Mia a souvenir. Thank goodness, because those manga/anime shops are information overload to the eyes, especially in Japanese.
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