Yokosuka Prince Hotel
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... done no research prior to arrival. Therefore, I believe finding and deciding on a home halfway across the world in such a short time is a pretty major accomplishment. We got our drivers' license, picked out a car and are in the process of finalizing purchase and getting it registered. We've selected rugs for our house an d purchased an Armed Forces Network satellite. We've gotten library cards. Will is enrolled ...
... a massive 9-story tall electronics store. Christine and I both thought it was a mall, but Hiro explained it was a single store. We didn't check out all nine floors, but we saw everything from video cameras, to luggage, computers, phones, and even 3D printers.
For dinner we went to a famous Ramen restaurant. Orders are placed at a vending machine outside the restaurant. Then you give the ticket to the kitchen staff, and in five minutes a bowl of soup ...
... getting lost somewhere in Tokyo. We are back to winter temperatures here but it feels good after the intense heat we have been in. John went to the store to get us some dinner. He came back overwhelmed but with food. We had yummy Japanese ramen to warm up. Good night.
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... The streets were bustling and there was everything electrical there that you could ever want, and a lot that you never would. I picked myself up a cheap battery charger and, unable to walk any further, headed for the subway to take the short ride back to Asakusa. It was my last in Japan so I went out with a group of Aussies for a few beers to toast the great success that has been Japan. I am now hoping that Tokyo gets the 2020 Olympics so that I have a good excuse to ...
... it just gnaws whatever I'm trying to cut. Since most Japanese homes have a tiny oven (9x9) or they don't have one at all, I bought a counter-top oven/convection/rotisserie that I've been using in our room. This one will fit a 9x13 pan! (It was funny while we were house-hunting because the realtors would laugh and say, "No turkey!" when we mentioned how small the ovens are. I guess they've heard that a few times from ...