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Take me to Tokyo!

Ahhhh, Japan.  Tokyo to be precise.  When I traveled to Japan in 2013, I remember distinctly not having a clue about the airport; but due to some diligent research before leaving the US I knew exactly where to meet my hotel shuttle.   492 more words

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Photo Diary: Senso-ji Asakusa Temple (Day 2)

We started the day bright and early by heading to the racehorse flea market. If I have never expressed my love for flea markets before, I am doing so right now. 480 more words



Aside from studying and exploring in Hong Kong, last semester I travelled to the Philippines and Japan. Although contrary to my blog title, I intend to write about my Asian adventures whilst I’m here as it will be great to look back on. 936 more words


Japan 2014 Day 2

 The day starts early with breakfast (bought from convenient store the day before, can’t remember which one, maybe Family Mart) in our hotel room. Son drinking orange juice again. 439 more words

Ueno before Christmas

So they say Tokyo’s got a cute panda at Ueno Zoo. I’ve been hearing about it since my first visit in Tokyo last spring, but I never got there because it was quite far. 414 more words


Open pearl showroom of Pearl Seiwa

Pearl Seiwa opens our pearl showroom in Ueno, Okachimachi.  We would like visitors to choose the pearl unhurried and relaxed and opened this showroom. It’s displayed pearl necklaces and earrings in the showcase of this showroom. 149 more words

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