Shin Matsudo Hotel
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... across in the shops was 114, 000 yen (roughly 1, 140$). Authenticity notwithstanding since we cant read Japanese and didn't want to barge our way through the crowds to plumb the historical depths of that particular weapon. The Temple, needless to say, was magnificent and grandiose and set right in the hustle and bustle of Tokyo. We could see an amusement park off to the north with some very rusty looking rides full of people and skyscrapers in ...
... br> Then, on the 14th, the morning's rain turned to heavy, wet snow. As the temperature dropped -- not that low, but low enough -- it started accumulating on the ground. By the time I left work and headed to Roppongi, things were starting to look grim for the state of the rail network. However, I wasn't going to cancel my Valentine's Day date because of a bit of snow, so my girlfriend and I had a lovely dinner out, as we'd ...
... talked a while and he gave me a lot of information about getting around Tokyo and things I might enjoy seeing while here. He speaks very good English, but, I find out he is not Japanese. He is Chinese and is here in Japan on a scholarship for two years of school. His name is Jason. He explains it is not his Chinese name but the one he goes by at work because his name is too difficult for the foreign clients that stay here. He tells me his Chinese name and I call him ...
... to be seen to be believed. Hoards of people build up on all sides, then the traffic lights go red and the entire area swarms with people, mostly very pretty women and very short dresses. Seconds later, all is clear and the traffic continues. If there is a prize for Most Epic Pedestrian Crossing, this has to be a contender. Shibuya, in general, is on another level. Remember that this was Saturday night and it was nightlife in full swing. Truly, an atmosphere like few other ...
... had some octopus balls and I had some really amazing fried chicken chunks. Just as we finished eating an old hunched over Japanese gentleman came over and started talking to us. That was a bit weird as generally most people other than people working at the stores or restaurants we visit has generally just tried to ignore us. I couldn't help but think of all the animes we watch and think "Man when the weird old ...
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