The Tokyo Station Hotel
Travel Blogs from Chiyoda
... basement offer the most luxurious food items from around the world. The weather is hot and humid, it was nice to be indoors for a while. Had delicious soba and udon for dinner in one of the many restaurants of the hotel.
Close to the Sensoji Temple are the Asahi Beer Headquarters, which is famous for the Asahi Flame, said to represent the "burning heart of Asahi" and a frothy head. The Asahi Beer Hall is also known as the "poopoo ...
... hadn't quite figured this out for himself and kept asking for a snack. Now you don't see people eating on public transport in Japan. In actual fact you don't see people eating at all unless you're at the table next to them in the restaurant. Eating is a private thing in Japan. No bags of hot chippies, no Big Macs, not even a bottle of water. I apologise to everyone on the 06:50 Fukutoshin line from Hikawadai to Disney Resort for the fallout from refusing Noah ...
... the only one to stick to the plan ;-).
A Tauck representative meets us at Hanoi's Noi Bai International Airport and arranges transfer to our historic landmark hotel : Sofitel Legend Metropole. Peggy Gundlach’s luggage, unfortunately, does not make the tight connection in Tokyo so she has to file a baggage claim.
The hotel is in downtown Hanoi, 40 minutes from the airport. We drive past many interesting sights,including the wholesale ...
Well done Japan you have been just as weird and freaky as I hoped you would be! I really like it here, it has an interesting culture both modern and old and the people I’ve met have been very friendly. I’ve seen a lot of examples of incredibly polite behaviour, and everyone Ive spoken to replies with smiles. Maybe because they have no idea what the hell Ive just said, but maybe not! 5 days is not enough to explore this place and its almost top of ...
... 8217;ve been in Asia either don’t use toilet paper or when you do you are not supposed to flush but put it in the bin – which I think is pretty gross. But yay, toilets capable of flushing paper again woohoo!
The shower was of course button controlled too, I could select my water temperature and pressure – which of course was a huge luxury after months of cold showers so I would have it scolding hot and ultra pressured, leaving the shower with a nice pink ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center