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During the flight we crossed the International Date Line so Friday became Saturday. As I can't sleep sitting up, I passed the time watching movies or working/playing on my iPad. The plane touched down at Narita Airport at about 17:30 (JST) which is 14 hours ahead of Ottawa, so it felt like 3:30 in the morning. At the airport terminal we followed the crowd to Customs ...
... anywhere without stressing.
So the rice had pieces of chicken in it was the first chicken I'd eaten in ~18 years and it was kind of... meh? I found it kind of sticky.
I wish I'd had the presence of mind to take a photo. But hunger.
So then we went to our capsule hotel. It was a short walk from the airport - with a bit of figuring out where the hell we were.
It was ...
... shift 00 - 10:00 included a magic show, making wizard hats and then a science lesson in making slime, and a planet from the solar system. Lots of fun when the kids do not understand English. Using a lot of hand signals and smiles. And say thank-you- arigato (sp?). Thank goodness they All know how the play the card game UNO!!!!!!! I have attached a copy of our activity programs: English & ...
... and being the minority for once and not knowing the language. Even though the announcements are in English and Japanese, it definitely humbles you.
One more 6.5 hour flight to go and I will have finally made it to Bangkok, I can't wait!
Sleepy Little Adventurer
... we get back we can hopefully make a scrapbook of the whole trip. They walked us up to the platform and waved goodbye. We made funny faces and waved back at the kids. Jun told us he has lived in Kochi his whole life and this was the first time he had been to the Kochi train station. We were in awe. As our train pulled away we sat down and tried not to think about the 9 hours journey ahead of us.
I took my last Gravol tablet as soon as we got on the train so I ...