Shin-Matsudo Station Hotel
Travel Blogs from Matsudo
... had planned their days out in the park, the blossoms were already starting to scatter.
However, I did get to see the outside of the Imperial Gardens as the cherry trees were just bursting into bloom, walk along the Meguro River of an evening when the blossoms were at their peak, and spend part of a day in Inokashira Park, being showered by falling petals, so it wasn't a total wash.
... Fuji and could really appreciate its magnitude over the mountains around it. The pictures just don't capture what a magnificent view it truly is. After we tried to take in the mountain and all its splendor, we did venture over to the sulfur vents where there is a must-buy food, black eggs. They hard boil them right in one of the hot springs which makes them black. They taste pretty much just like any other hard boiled egg and even come with a little packet of salt. Everywhere you ...
... a 45 minute queue to get tickets, I decided to skip going up it. The humidity was at it's peak of the day, and after a few hours of walking around in it, I decided to head back to the hostel to cool off. On the way back I passed a small canal, not longer than 20 metres, that was littered with several Japanese fisherman. Some of them were literally sitting elbow to elbow and I don't know how they could possibly enjoy that, but I suppose in the most populated city in the ...
... at the Electric
City of Akabari. Packed with electronic gadgets, shops full of latest
technology and Manga. Tonnes of Manga characters, books and little
gadgets even section for over 18's - crazy streets and little corners.
There were ever real people dressed up like Their favourite Manga
characters!Time to go back to Nagano, but from tomorrow we will stay overnight in Tokyo.------------------------------- ...
... went to the mori tower observatory deck, had no concept until this point how big Tokyo really is - 36million people!!! Views were amazing, practiced some night photography - i'll let you judge (Yes that is our reflection in the middle of the shot)
Best part of the day however was finding the golden gai district, which we had read about, was directly behind our hotel! Golden gai is ...
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