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... friends, although we lost track of time and had to leave pretty abruptly as we had arranged to meet up with Shobhit!
Shobhit arranges a couch-surfing meet-up in Tokyo where both surfers and hosts meet up and swap stories over a few drinks! It turned out to be a really good night and luckily at the end of it we only had to walk across the street to get back to his place! While we were staying at Shobhit’s we were originally meant to be making a trip to Mt Fuji, ...
... much of the afternoon wandering around the charming back alleys of Kagurazaka - which apparently is a mini French town now.
Food here is incredible. Randomly walked into a small French (Lyonnaise!) cafe which completely blew my mind w/ a 3-course taster menu.
Looking it up online later, it turns out it was a Michelin starred restaurant (my first ever!).
It's amazing to me, but it also makes sense. Tokyo ...
... There were many french maids in outfits encouraging you to eat in their overpriced cafés where you would be treated as masters and mistresses whilst they served you, we didn't go. They advertised with the super high pitched voices stereotypical of a Japanese girl. Its apparently thought of as quite cute and many pop acts and anime characters do this. The weather soon got the better of us so we fought with our umbrellas through the crowds back to the metro. One lady ...
... line as well and would end up being my last ride that night before the park closed. I was glad I had a chance to do some of these things, because I knew Chris was probably going to want to do different things when we came back for the day, and it was good to know a few things that we didn't need to spend time on again.
Sunday was the Tokyo Marathon. We both applied to be part of the lottery pool, but only Chris was chosen. I'm kind of glad it worked out this way though ...
... of Gundams, in fact I've only watched one Gundam series; but I think anyone would be amazed at the level of details and the sheer size of the replica.
There was going to be a Gundam show in about an hour so we decided to get some dinner first. Since it was about dinner time, finding a table in the restaurants were a bit difficult so we ended up in the food court. Such a shame 'coz my friend wanted to try Godiva. We had omurice ...