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... also generally only offer one size here, which is another weird factor. Also - note to self... in the fancy department stores you're not supposed to wear your shoes into the change room... so don't go barging in the change room or you'll get a few Japanese shouts you don't understand.
Since we haven't done a whole lot of shopping, I'm dragging Dustin out for a full day tomorrow. I'm sure he's very excited :)
... travel comfort pack. Leg room was amazing, and I never used the comfort pack - though I plan to on the flight home so I'll write a review or something (I actually looked everywhere for a review online of the pack, whether it was worth $10, so I know it's weird to review it but someone will one day want to know!)
Anyway. 10 hour flight, 11pm (local) - 7.30am (tokyo) (approx). Upon arriving, there were several thousand queues ...
... AU$180) There were 18 seats and all were occupied so not just tourists traval in style. Very comfortable seats, with Japanese neswspapers and free food and drink (sake, beer and wine). A very nice experience.
Next was a lovely day trip to Poppo a train museum at Granmo about an hour and half by train north of Tokyo. It was a lovely day sunny and about 25d. A lot to do, a steam train to get there, then another short ride around the area and finally a ...
We made plans to stay in Tokyo since we didn't have a chance to see any of the city before our cruise. Roxanne had been emailing our guide, Miki, and the two of them arranged for an action packed 3 days. We were off the ship in Yokohama by 8am and Miki was there waiting for us. We stored our luggage in a locker at the train station (something you can't do in the states anymore), and we were off to Kamakura, which use to be the capital of Japan years ago. Miki took us to a ...
... the Italian in me took over and used the fork that the server brought over. At first we were kind of offended that she thought we'd need a fork (side note I've actually gotten pretty good at using chopsticks thank you very much) but in the end I was happy she did. Anyways after doing some research on the robot place we discovered that it would be about 100 bucks for the 2 of us which wasn't bad but when you're travelling around for 4 months you have to ...