Kashima Ivy Hotel
Travel Blogs from Kamisu
... a more interesting one – it looked a bit like a 20s art deco themed room but ended up being swelteringly hot all night with noisy air-con and smelled of smoke, oh well!
25th May – Last day!
Harajuku crepes for breakfast, then visited Meji-Jingu shrine before doing some quick souvenir shopping before our train to Narita. For our last meal in Japan we found a quiet but friendly Okonomiyaki place off the main road – a fitting end to our trip!
I'm in Tokyo at the Narita Airport. Today has been a longgggg day already and it's only 4:15pm (Sunday). My flight boards at 4:50pm so I had enough time to eat my last Japanese meal. I am very very sleepy. So I'm pretty sure I will sleep as soon as I sit down on the plane. I'm getting more and more excited to get back ...
... it came to us. I ended up with a mushroom pasta. Can't remember what Joseph had. After that, I settled to watching Dawn of the Planets of the Apes. Not a bad movie but not a classic either. Joseph watch the Game of Thrones on the iPad but spent most of the time sleeping.
As usual, I couldn't sleep much on the plane. I had the earplugs on, so whether it is the movement of the plane. We both skipped breakfast.
... forth I decide it's not worth it flying there only to be sent back to Tokyo. I like flying for sure but not THAT much! So I decide to stay and get hold of my travel contact from Sweden later during the day. She checked with the airline and both the travel agency and the airlines now says the visa was fine and I should have been let though! But now it's too late...so my travel contact arranged a whole new ticket for me from Tokyo to New ...
... This is a type of verification from another government agency confirming the background check is indeed from the F.B.I. (It starts to get Kafka-esque right about here). There are services that can get this done quickly. I paid around $150US to get our paper work back in about five business days. If you have time to wait for regular post the cost is around $45.
While you are waiting to get your CBC back from the Secretary of State of the US you ...
Other places to stay in Kamisu
4-7-11 Onohara, Kamisu | Hotelfrom $113
4-1-2 Onohara, Kamisu | Hotelfrom $56
4-7-11 Onohara, Kamisu | Hotelfrom $124
1-24-1 Onohara, Kamisu | Hotelfrom $54
2-1-23 Horiwari, Kamisu | Hotelfrom $68