Shinsayama Daiichi Hotel
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... to say but in Hong Kong Disneyland everything was in English which was very familiar whilst here it really made us feel like we were away from home. The ride was such a success we even bought the photo!
We headed to the main entrance and saw that there was a water parade in the main bay (the park has a circular river with boats that you can jump on and off at the different lands) we decided that this was the perfect time for us to run for the busy ride, Toy Story Mania. We ...
... to publicly post them, so I added a stock photo of the room. The ceiling was tall and open, letting in an enormous amount of natural light. They designed it this way to remind the people that "we work under the sun".
We then walked to the National Japanese Diet, which is similar to the House of Representatives in the United States. We sat in the Chamber of the House of Councillors ...
... as it appears to be a public holiday. Hence the lines for the temple.
We wandered around the streets a bit and into another supermarket to look at stuff. Bought some Japanese sake plum wine which Peter drank later that night. All the roads around the temple were closed to traffic so people were walking around.
I think next time we come to Tokyo we might stay here. There are heaps of interesting restaurants and shops.
... you can't get a good sense of the city. By the end of the day I must have wasted nearly 4 hours walking around just because I was lost. Honestly I think I'll just stick to the subway system from now on, it's a fairly complex system too but at least it only has one consistent map and there is some logic to its organization!
After some mindless searching and a quick visit through Sensoji Temple (apparently one of Tokyo's most famous temples), I found ...
In 1964 Tokyo hosted the Olympics and a year before that they introduced the bullet train to the world. 1963 was also the year I was born and hence 50 years later here we are riding the bullet train out of Tokyo (well actually it is called the Shinkansen train). We have a seven day rail pass and so have decided to head for the mountains at Hakone famous for its natural spa. After a switch to a mountain switchback railway ...
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