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... that marks the entrance was created from a 1500-year-old Taiwanese cyprus.”
Excerpt From: Planet, Lonely. “Lonely Planet Japan.” Lonely Planet. iBooks.
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It was a large complex that we only had limited time to see but glad we stopped and glad we returned on Saturday. It was interesting having the guide Minia tell us that in a recent survey 80% of the people identified ...
... to get to my destination.
I finally make it to my hostel with and am greeted by a smile from the lovely staff at K's house. I throw my bags down and meet this wonderful Japanese guy named Yuki, head downstairs for some free sake, after polishing off 3 Jugs between the 8 of us we have the courage to head to Karaoke, we pay 2100YEN (21CAD), to drink as much as we want, and we sound as if Steven Hawkins and Nickelback had a child, after we could barely talk ...
... traditional building and beautiful grounds; on the other side - skyscrapers galore. The official Cycling Association of Japan (which seems to just be lots of really tiny, really old men) lends bikes to people so they can cycle around the area every Sunday, when they cut off the roads from traffic. So we did that for a while which was really nice, especially as it was our first properly sunny day ...
... soft and hard) and any additions we had paid for.
While waiting for our food I reviewed the information I had about Akihabara to plan where we should go next. This ended up being the @Home Cafe where we had a drink (and dessert in Victor's case) surrounded by girls dressed as french maids. It was quite the experience as we had to sing along with our waitress while she shook our soda syrup drinks. A part of every package is a photo taken on ...
... hot spring onsen with sauna. Not a bad alternative! The next morning we wanted to go to Tokyo but that was when the Typhoon hit Tokyo and the trains were not running in the morning. So we spent the morning hanging around the lake again with luckily some better views of Mt Fuji although the top stayed covered in clouds. Well you can’t have it all! Luckily the trains to Tokyo resumed to run so we arrived in Tokyo at the end of the afternoon. In Tokyo ...
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