Urayasu Brighton Hotel
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... br> That is one part of living overseas that I both love and sometimes hate. The fact that every experience presents a challenge. I had previously learnt CPR, but I'd never before talked my way through it in Japanese. I had previously practiced operating a portable defibrillator, but I had never before followed Japanese prompts. It was cool. Mind you, sometimes you just want to not have to concentrate so hard. Daydreaming seems to be a luxury reserved for one's first language!
... the Imagineers did something
awesome. They made Easter Eggs of famous Disney characters or related
characters and scattered them throughout the park. There is actually an Easter
Egg hunt that you can pay for and get a book with stamps or some **** like
that. We just liked finding them
like this one:
Fantasyland: Nothing too ...
We then headed to their other big ride which was unique to this park: Journey to the Center of the Earth. This ride was housed inside a massive volcano known as Mt Prometheus which was located on Mysterious Island. Wow, this is definitely the most elaborately themed land in any Disney park. The entire land is themed to sort of a Jules Verne steam punk aesthetic. The journey ride places you in steam punk ...
... the plane, then stand should to shoulder to wave us off! With the time difference it is nearly 4pm when we arrive in Tokyo where we are met by a local travel agency rep, who gets us onto the Friendly Limousine airport bus and takes us to our hotel. There she hands over vouchers for our return bus and the two trips we have arranged and we head up to our small but fine room and unpack for the last time!
We try to find out from the concierge the name of any ...
... waited a long time to ride Space Mountain. Before leaving we purchased tickets for Tokyo Sea.
I though Tokyo Sea was like Sea Wold. Instead, it is a theme park centered around a port. There was a volcano instead of the Matterhorn and it was very well done. Again the crowds were very heavy and we made a mental note to come next time Monday through Thursday.