The Prince Sakura Tower Tokyo
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March 21 (Day 5) - At 2:45 PM on Friday, we finally arrive to Tokyo, Japan! We automatically felt the breath of cold air! What a drastic difference from the 100 degree weather in Bangkok. After getting through customs 2 hours later, we decided to head to downtown Shinjinku where we initially thought our hostel was at. We took the express train from …
... to the owner, he mentioned the Highlander Inn (my local in Craigellachie, set up by the same people) so he wrote the directions in Japanese and we got a cab there. Unfortunately I missed Tatsuya, the old manager from there, by 15 mins, so a local guy phoned him and he came back to have a drink with us. Stayed for a few hours, drinking and chatting :) Scott had some japenese whisky along with his Old ...
... different subway lines, and then you can take the rail system (which is distinct from the subway system, but connected) from place to place. You can transfer between lines with different owners, but you have to buy those tickets up front, so you have to know. Some lines are a flat rate, whereas others charge depending on how far you’re going. It’s possible to buy round-trip tickets, but surprise! They give you two tickets, and ...
... snacks and kids shows and we arrived in Tokyo in no time. Breezed through immigration and our taxi man, Akira was waiting and kindly escorted me to the JR east office to get train tickets. Finally in the taxi for 45 min trip with minimal traffic to the Shiba Park hotel. Good location near Tokyo Tower but in need of ...
... tells me we are flying at 36,000 ft. altitude, 535 mph and the outside temperature is a crisp -45 degrees. Perhaps I’ve stared at this screen too long. I head back to my
travel guide book and read about highlights of Laos.
Before we land, we are served a light snack. I opt for the spinach and garlic
pizza, with a salad and carrot cake as sides. Not bad. Patrick tries the Asian chicken entrée; he is disappointed because it is cold. He too ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Prince Sakura Tower Tokyo Minato
Our hotel was absolutely perfect! It was so luxurious and perfect! I couldn't have asked for a more classier hotel in the middle of Tokyo! A must stay. And it was only a 5 minute walk from train station which makes it easy to travel around the city!
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