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Tokyo Day 5 - Asakusa, Tokyo SkyTree and Akihabara

Our plan for Day 5 was to visit Asakusa – Sensouji Temple, Tokyo SkyTree and Akihabara. To cover three places in one day was proven to be a challenge for us. 1,490 more words


women in 浅草 (Asakusa)

Tomorrow, I want to write a post about bouncing back and forth between learning radicals, kanji, and vocabulary to help improve one’s reading skills. Until then, here’s a nice photo of more traditionally-clad women I took in rainy Asakusa a couple of years ago.


Exploring East Tokyo

Hello, today I will describe a one day itinerary of exciting things to do in Tokyo!

Tsukiji Morning Fish Market

If you’ve come to Japan for one thing, it’s the mouth-watering-till-you-die-of-dehydration food here. 697 more words


Japan 2016: The Golden Turd? (Asakusa)

Ahh, Asakusa. Here’s a post about the cultural part of the trip since we weren’t heading to Osaka. Let’s get on with it!

We met this cool Rickshaw guy who volunteered to take our picture with the temple. 175 more words


Day 5

Today was my first full day in Tokyo. Mainly explored Asakusa and around, caught sight of some Sakura at Sumida Park and headed to a Couchsurfing meetup. 229 more words