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Sundays are full on family days in Japan, and we are lucky to have a chance for a full extended family outing to Harajuku - youth culture shopping mecca. Tim bows out as he preps for a teaching exam, but May, Amy and Haruko join the three of us and Takakosan for an 8-member party excursion to the busiest of busy shopping streets -- Takeshita Dorii. If we don't lose someone it will be a miracle.
So far so good on our walk to the train station where we'll ...
... art-museum.jp/en/coll ection/. There you can see every tree, including a description and its appearances in the different seasons of the year.
On to the second museum: trainspotting! The railway museum had great reviews from all over the world, but for me... I was slightly disappointed. It had a nice collection of trains from the different era's but that was pretty much it. Two and a half floors of dullness. Well, there were lots of ...
... and then took a walk to Tokyo Dome. Andreas wanted to check out the entrance fees to the amusement park there. With that done, we went for sushi, into the "exciting" book store for a peek (yes, their sign was accually labled "the exciting bookstore") and then, home. Goodnight for now. Oh, and happy International Star Wars ...
... So subtle and pleasant..
Two large fuji trees are 143 years old and their branches are supported to create a huge umbrella of blue fuji flowers. Everywhere you look is another wonderful display.. the tiered petunia boxes on the ponds, the archway over the footbridge, the There is also a long tunnel of white fuji flowers.. the azalea bushes are of all sizes and colours .. spectacular!
... plan was to have a meal at the shopping center.
So we finally depart and held to AEON. Indeed it's a big place, with many restaurants, many shops of everything you need.
Meal time first ! Katsudon ! Really good ... there is a salad with some tofu. Still not fan of tofu, but at least I can eat it more often than before.
Yes, there is a picture of the toilets... I found that too classy. Chairs available in front of the mirror, never seen that at least ...
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