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... done no research prior to arrival. Therefore, I believe finding and deciding on a home halfway across the world in such a short time is a pretty major accomplishment. We got our drivers' license, picked out a car and are in the process of finalizing purchase and getting it registered. We've selected rugs for our house an d purchased an Armed Forces Network satellite. We've gotten library cards. Will is enrolled ...
... but also because I was on a somewhat tight schedule, so I refrained from letting my weary bones soak in what I presume to have been warm water. I dressed quickly after that, packed my bags, stuffed my luggage in a coin locker in the basement of the hotel and left this unusual experience.
I was supposed to meet up with Amy and Reena outside Akihabara station at 09:30. I made my way there in the absolute drenching downpour caused by the typhoon. I was at the spot where we ...
... get pictures but if you ask them nicely they will pose for you with the typical Japanese peace sign. Got some really cool pictures. :-)
I went into one of the side streets and ended up in an upper class shopping street with all the major brand stores you'll also find in Europe or America. I really couldn't care less about these shops but apparenty a chocolate restaurant and a popcorn shop were popular enough to have people line up for them. I roughly counted ...
After a 24 hour journey including 3 planes and 2 stops in China we found ourselves in Japan.
Our first stop was Tokyo where we met up with Michael, Liam's friend from school, who was kind enough to offer us a free place to stay for the weekend.
We started off our weekend by heading out for some local craft beers in a trendy bar where we were joined by smudge and Miyako. We then went to a restaurant where we had a taste of gyutan (cows ...
... it just gnaws whatever I'm trying to cut. Since most Japanese homes have a tiny oven (9x9) or they don't have one at all, I bought a counter-top oven/convection/rotisserie that I've been using in our room. This one will fit a 9x13 pan! (It was funny while we were house-hunting because the realtors would laugh and say, "No turkey!" when we mentioned how small the ovens are. I guess they've heard that a few times from ...
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