Hotel Pine Hill Ayase
Travel Blogs from Katsushika
... all the spring flowers. There was also a Picasso museum that had many of his early works.
We then started our drive to Tokyo. Tonight we are going to the Ginza to the Gonpachi which is where the animated restaurant scene in "Kill Bill" was filmed. It ought to be exciting. On the way in to our hotel, The Mandarin Oriental, we were stopped dead for 20 minutes for President Obama's motorcade. Oh well, our tax dollars at work.
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5:45 AM - 8:15 AM
Flight 1 h 30 m
... local government employees to be creative and enthusiastic.
(3) Finally, a movie about a manufacturer of body mass index scales who puts their four fattest employees on diets as a way to promote sales of the scales as part of a diet program. (One of the dieters slips out to a curry restaurant for high-fat Japanese curry comfort food.)
I did not watch the movie about the boyfriend with amnesia and the ...
... none that were typical anime though. On the train again to Meguro to go to Tonki tonkatsu restaurant (recommended by Setsuko Ogishi's husband). We forgot to bring the address but thanks to Jus's ability to read small amounts of Japanese (and my awesome overseas direction intuition) we found it within minutes. It's not a flash establishment by any means but the meal did not disappoint. The queue to dine there lined the wall & grew ...
- After walking some more (and deciding that I should read something about the city before randomly choosing subway destinations) I headed back to Asakusa, where I was staying. I had got to thinking about how Japan was the land of the rising sun and so I had the bright idea to hit the sack and rise with it the ...