TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Shiro Funabashi
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... got the tram, the tour started. We saw tigers, lions, hyenas and, my favourite, elephants. What was cool was the were not in cages and could room free, even across the road. There was a fence is the animals were dangerous but the space was still big. When the ended, Grandy and I decided we liked the sound of a animal show. Nanny was a bit reluctant at first. She then said she would do it for me. The show was actually really good! The animals didn't do the amazing ...
... floor in days. Off to Sky Tree Tower now officially the tallest building in Japan at 634m, it wasn't built last time so it was a must. After a longish walk in the late afternoon sun we arrived and after four escalators to get to the entrance we joined the queue, it was a long queue and was getting very close to my huffy limit, then I found out it was 2000 Yen (about £12) each to go up to the 1st viewing station and another 1000 Yen to go then next 50m to the ...
... for television broadcasting, radio antennas were installed in 1961, but the tower is now used to broadcast signals for Japanese media outlets such as NHK, TBS and Fuji TV. Japan's planned digital television transition by July 2011 ...
... is so efficient here. We had a shuttle take is to the airport. I took a quick shower and now we are sitting on the top floor of the hotel enjoying some drinks and dinner. A Friday night in Tokyo. I'll take it. United is comping all our food, room, and flight changes. Tomorrow we get a shuttle back to the airport and fly at 11am to ...
... and others were ritually ruined. I vowed to return. The plan from here was to stay awake all night and head to the world's largest fish market followed by sumo training but, unsurprisingly given alcohol intake, this never quite happened and I did not surface until nearly 10...
However, Friday was far from disastrous as I managed to rouse myself for a jaunt around the Imperial Palace, to which access is hugely limited, and the - now deserted fish ...
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