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Big City Lights - Jun 1, 2007
Two days in Tokyo isn't nearly enough for all the shopping... I think it took two days just to figure out how to buy tickets for the subway with the automatic vending machines! We tried to see man...
Baseball, Shopping and big cities! - May 28, 2007
Osaka was so cool, we went twice! We saw a baseball game - and we think Japanese fans are way more enthusiastic than Seattle fans. Most were dressed up in team jerseys, had plastic bats, some had f...
Japanese Castle and Seattle Sister-City - May 25, 2007
From Kyoto we took an hour train to Himeji-jo, the "most splendid" Japanese castle still standing. We took a free guided tour of the castle from a very nice guide who told us of the castle's histor...