Tokyo Dome Hotel
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Annchitect stayed here on Mar 14, 2014 during their trip titled: Japan Adventure!.
... shelter in Nagoya.
Lessons learned: I packed too much and never used any of my rain gear. Some items were required in case of a mechanical problem on the road but none occurred. I only had 2 flats, none of which were punctures - one was a failed patch on an old tube and the other was when the valve came off a tube when I was removing the pump. Otherwise, the 700 x 25, Michelin Lithion 2's were great tires. I know some of my cycling friends are worried about ...
... learn that the most common reason for people to use a face mask was to protect others when they were sick. It's funny how knowledge can change your perception; our initial judgement of paranoia changed to that of kindness and consideration for others.
Even though we did take the metro most places, we walked for hours on end as well. Tokyo was mostly rebuilt after WWII, so its buildings are new and fairly modern and there isn't much history to be ...
... cookies inside.
Back to our Harajuku adventure. After Kiddy Land, we went to Takeshita Dori, which is THE trendy shopping area for the youth (and me :) ) in Harajuku. It's a pedestrian street filled with crazy fashions to funky styles to accessories galore, and where you will likely find the dressed up Harajuku girls. For some reason, there are a ton of crepe vendors on this street. Every few feet there is a little kiosk making fresh delicious fruit or sweet filled ...
... was no different and I really had to drag myself away from the keyrings containing your very own preserved parasite!
Each place we have been to there have been things that either one or both of us have wanted to do, in Tokyo for Tim it was The Lock Up. This is one of the first themed pubs in Tokyo and is based on a prison. The reviews had sounded brilliant, you turn up, get handcuffed and escorted to your cell and you get various visits from escapees during ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsTokyo Dome Hotel Bunkyo
The hotel lobby was huge and well-lighted.
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