Shin Yokohama Prince Hotel
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We are back in small hotel rooms this week, which is alright, just kind of tricky when it comes to luggage space. I only have one large sized suitcase and a big backpack, but there is hardly room for them. We are located right next to the train station, so it will make sightseeing and side trips super easy.
Because we had the rail pass and because all information told us that it was very expensive to get to Yokahama by taxi from Tokyo, we lugged our cases back to Hamamatsucho station. In Yokohama we met other people heading for the ship and joined up, this nearly led to a tragic accident where a man lost control of one of his two huge cases on the escalator which then headed ...
... But wait.. wait a minute. This look awfully close to spaghetti... and that's because it IS spaghetti. That's right I ended up in some Japanese version of the Old Spaghetti factory, not really what I was looking for.
On my way I was again. Luckily, I found another restaurant shortly after, which didn't give me the dreaded X. Its a Yakitori bar, it's basically meat (and other things) skewers. I am placed at the bar (standing, no chairs or stool), and let me tell you, Japan ...
... to Shibuya. It is quite an upmarket end of town and has a European style building in its centre. Its a very pretty place but not really what we were expecting shopping wise- definitely not what you would call high street prices. After window shopping through the perfectly set out shops we made it to Shibuya- it was incredible! We have never seen so many people in one place before! This was the Japan we were anticipating. Outside the station was literally the busiest crossing in ...
Soon the banquet was over, and it was time for the photographs. Each of us had to chose our favourite butler, and be photographed with him, either side by side or lifted up!
Three-quarters of our table picked "the hot-one", and there were a couple of votes for the gay hot ones brother. (Who was also pretty dapper).
I saw poor Runtys slitty eyes cloud over with envy at his step-brothers, and feeling sorry for the poor lad, ...