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Palaces and puzzlement.

Our unavoidable trust in our taxi driver was not ill-founded, and just after midnight we were on the steps of the Khaosan Tokyo Ninja hostel. After climbing to the fifth floor, with a little stumble here and there, we found ourselves in a galley, framed by wooden cabins. 582 more words


Mornings in Tsukiji Market

Tsukiji Market  was probably my most visited place while I was in Tokyo. Indeed, the market has some of the best sushi restaurants in the area. 1,267 more words

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The Tokyo Diaries: Sushi For Breakfast

Sushi for breakfast. The idea of eating raw fish for breakfast isn’t one that crosses my mind very often. But if you’re heading to Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo, then fish for breakfast you shall have. 1,025 more words


Asian Invasion: Part 1

Welcome to Japan (well, Tokyo to be precise. Later on Kyoto). And please note that while the locals are extremely courteous and welcoming..not a word of English was exchanged. 533 more words


You have no honour part one - Tokyo.

As mentioned in my previous post, I have just returned from a trip to Japan. This was part of my summer vacation and I was there for ten days. 2,328 more words


The Fish That Feed Japan

After getting back around 1:30am, we woke up at 4:30 to check out the famous tuna auction at the Tsukiji market. We were told that we should get there around 5/5:30 to see the tuna market.  474 more words