Somerset Azabu East
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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... gates. We just went through the station at about 9 pm on a sunday and even spread across 36 platforms it was as crowded as Flinders street at peak hour.
Firstly we stopped at a lush store before finding the Doughnut Plant, a japanese donut shop that sells amazing Vegan soymilk donuts, we got one maple and walnut flavour and one green tea flavour and shared. We then came across Laurens favourite shop 'Closet Child' which she absolutely loved, and ...
... ourselves to two- Miyajima with its famous Torii gate that appears to float on water and Naoshima which has become a repository for contemporary art. The Torii gate I felt was better when the tide was out and you could get up close and personal with the building and appreciate just how big the pieces of timber were (giant tree trunks). It was also there that we experienced our first Shinto wedding ceremony and as a bonus, a publicity shoot for Yuki Mori, a well ...
The original plan was to head to Shinjuku to see a department store that is known for its macaroons. We got ready by 9 and headed down to the lobby for a quick breakfast, which worked out well. We then headed to the station which is an easy walk out of the basement level of the hotel into an underground walk way. The nice part is that it is partially open on the side for a while, so it's a great use of space and helps ease you into the station. Once in ...
... us some minor chopstick table manners, which I found really interesting but I now found out most people already knew; apparently when you grab food from a shared plate or bowl, you use the backside of the chopsticks so the part that goes in your mouth doesn't go in the food. The following day (after some of the previously mentioned sightseeing) we did something really fun that wasn't touristy at aaaaall... We dressed up in Kimonos and had (another) Teppanyaki dinner! It ...
... ice cream before buying some potato chip and popcorn chocolate.
After the 1 hour 40 minute flight to Narita, at the end of which they gave us a heart shaped chocolate to celebrate Valentines Day, we again had to wait an hour for check-in to open for our flight to the Gold Coast.