Livable Square Minami-machida
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... we pretty much mastered the Tokyo train lines and found the Edo Sakura off the JP Green Line. The staff remembered us and we shared our adventures thus far. We were supplied with a cup of hot tea and then walked about a mile, with our suitcases on wheels, back to the JR Green Line.
Along the way, we stopped for Chinese food (Waynette's idea) as a snack but was also caught a few bouts of sumo wrestling on television.
... buy a ticket for out of a machine and then pay for your purchases with the ticket rather than yen. Bicycles are parked all along the walks and at stores. At first they look as if they are not locked, but then I see small round locks that go just around the back wheel near the saddle. Tokyo is a large, but very clean city. There are not trash cans anywhere, though. I carry my trash around with me all day looking for a can on the walk somewhere. How do the streets stay ...
... the get go. The seatback TV even had a Berlitz program that lets you practice any of 25 languages so I worked on my Thai; but it is so very different that I doubt I will be able to do much more than say Hello, Good Bye and where is the bathroom? The most worrisome aspect is that their alphabet is unrecognizable like most of the ...
... as all I had was a 1000 Baht note. Well, guess who suddenly says he has no change. I told him he needed to sort out the problem. I approached another taxi driver who was dropping someone off to see if he could give me some smaller size bills, when suddenly my driver has the elusive 600 Baht for me. I shook my finger at him and told him he was very bad, but I don't think it will help any future customers. The taxi driver I had ...
... carved statues of gods.
After spending about 4 hours walking round the various shrines we decided that there wasn’t really enough time to go to the lake before we needed to catch the train back and also as it was so misty there was no point going up into the hills to see the views, also by this time most of the paths were turning into rivers and I pitied the girls who had tuned up in their kimonos and sandals as they must have got very muddy ...
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