The Ritz-Carlton Tokyo
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... and we couldn't be more grateful! Although I was still a bit rough after the episode of food poisoning we took it quite easy the first night and at at the hotel room.... now that I think about it we actually had all of our dinners in the hotel room except for one, in Tokyo (mostly because we were always so exhausted but also because the food was so delicious). The first day we decided to take a tourist bus to see some of the city but turns out we got on the wrong line so ...
... After about 8 tall cans wandering the streets we eventually found ourselves walking down a flight of stairs into a small underground karaoke her. There was only about 5 drunk locals in there but somehow they managed to turn this into one of the sickest nights in Tokyo. Charlie was smashing out duets with Japanese business men and Jason was basically ******** on Axel rose's mothers grave with his painful rendition of sweet child o' mine. however it became hard to ...
- Daniel off for another day of karoake with other friends from Kokusai High School
- Headed offf to Ginza early for some building photos
- Hung out in a smoky cafe for the morning catching my thoughts
- Back to Shinjuku to locate Vagabond Jazz cafe
- Quick meal with Daniel before heading to the Vagabond
- Quite small venue with tons of character
- Great pianist and friendly atmosphere ...
... stores are. It is a crazy visual overload there, with multiple 10 plus story buildings selling all kinds of stuff. Ginza is a more upscale place. Every brand you've ever heard of has a huge building there.
The food is really good, but expensive. I ended up eating a lot of little take out things from the 7-11, which was stocked with all kinds of good, cheap, little fresh ...
Ali Ziaratnia is a 25 year old nuero-electrical student from Iran studying at the national institute of technology in Tokyo. He had gotten in touch with me on the Internet and offered to host me for a day. We meet at his studio flat and he also offers to help out with some planning and gives me tips on how to tricky landlords who aren't keen on their student tenant having guests over every other day. Not that I found it essential but we ten went on to talk about ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center