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Watching sumo wrestling was one of my favourite experiences. It was so good, and just so interesting. I even liked the fighting and it was incredible how quickly the matches went.
Oh - on Tuesday we went to Ueno where we visited the zoo, had a great time in Daiso, the 100¥ store which actually had four floors of great stuff, and ate at a little market stall where we had a big bowl of rice covered in fresh sashimi. Good stuff!
... wind started to blow already in the morning... and by time for hanami it was accually impossible to go outside. People had trouble standing up and the stores started pulling in their signs and closing their doors. Hence, we decided to skip the hanami and had ice cream from that store in Sunshine City were they sing as they make your ice cream (super cute^^) instead. Mom turned out to be a ...
... Sitting in the hotel lobby after Coxy's wedding and a little under the weather, we bought a pastry each and were amazed at how it arrived. The pastries were individually wrapped in tissue paper, then put in their own cardboard boxes, before finally being put in one of those fancy cardboard bags with rope handles. All that was missing was Rowan Atkinson adding a cinnamon sprig. They were pastries, surely a plate would of been fine, but only the best will do in ...
... work to do.
We visited Senso-ji Temple and Nakamise shopping street today. We picked fortunes at the temple. Jona got "the best fortune" which included great travels and great marriage. I got "bad fortune" which said do not travel and bad marriage.
A Japanese man on a bicycle stopped us to help translate one of the educational Japanese signs. He said the most important part wasn't translated because westerners wouldn't understand. We thought he was ...
... was as well. Shopkeepers and street vendors would just motion nicely to get your attention and then bow in respect if you didn't come into their store. It's amazing how seamless the transportation system runs. They are able to run massive numbers of people with very few jams. Japan obviously does a lot of things right. The only thing I saw that they don't do correctly is drive on the wrong side of the road (sorry to all of our Australian & Brit friends). Sayonara, until next ...
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