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Japan: Koganei City (Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum)

Have you ever wondered what Tokyo would have looked like today if not for the random acts of nature such as earthquakes and floods and acts of man such as fires, air raids and city redevelopment? 378 more words


Special Insert - Japan Travel Day 3

Today is a travel day, we are taking the train to Toyko because we have a date tomorrow with family.  Rather than travel with all our luggage, we took out what we thought we needed and took the larger pieces back to Naozumi’s house and stashed it there.  354 more words

Japan: a night in a capsule hotel

First I was afraid, I was petrified. And then it was alright actually.

It’s necessary to spend at least one night in a capsule hotel if you visit Tokyo or Japan: to overcome the fear that it looks for all the world like a morgue without gurney tables, and to come out the other side a better person for it. 428 more words