Hotel Ark Tower Koenji
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... a great find. Just don't be afraid to look up! Not off the strip, but still a fantastic find, is the Train Bar - exactly what it says on the tin: a bar in a train carriage. It was amazing; great atmosphere and played good rock music. You could fit 30 people in there, maximum, if you took the stools out. We returned there a couple of times.
Oh, and still seem to be spending much more on alcohol than food... It must be to keep us warm in the colder temperature.
... of us had eaten yet. We stopped off at the supermarket level of the shopping centre and just had to check it out. It was unlike anything that I have ever seen before, hundreds of stalls, each looking like it's own deli department, littered around every turn. We initially found ourselves in the sushi section and everything looked incredibly tempting, then moved into the cooked meat section, again wanting to eat everything, and then into the fresh seafood section where again we ...
... he was doing alright. Nice watch, nice clothes. Not happening buddy! Today's encounter, he did't come back after we said no thank you, we're fine. Maybe he remembered us too :-)
Jumped on another train to Ginza where we looked around Ginza St, all the high end stores.
Jumped on another train to Omote-Sando. We really like Omoto-Sando and will stay there next time. Lots of high end stores ...
... Soba Gori. Chicken & leek and meat ball yakitori, beer and a vodka tonic. Then tempura soba. Jus is slowly making his way through his food checklist and tells me there's so much more still to eat....ramen, yakisoba, pork bun and gyoza.
Our steps today are a pitiful 7000.
Back on the trains and foot again tomorrow. Jus will be reacquainted with his old school and 6th grade teacher who is now the Principal of Junior ...
... out and looked at the projector which was quite a contraption when an old man came over and started saying something so I figured we had to get out. Actually this quirky man, slightly hunched over in braces, a totoro tie, and a big smile was enthusiastically wanting to talk about this projector. Turns out he’d been projecting Ghibli since it was created and this big projector machine was the original beast. It was made from 3 parts, one made in Italy, one ...
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