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Day two: Asakusa, or maybe not.

Question: What happens when you fall asleep at 6pm in a country with an 8 hour time difference, after a long and exhausting voyage? Well, you wake up around three am the next morning! 1,037 more words

Day By Day

Day 61

I went to a festival today at Ueno park, I am not sure exactly what the festival was for but there were a lot of vendors and a show. 90 more words

University of Tokyo Cafe (UT Cafe)

Sitting quietly at one of University of Tokyo’s nook is the UT Cafe which mostly caters to students… 32 more words


Mini photo dump + Recent happenings: Asakusa, Shitamachi, Iriya

First is the highly decorative and festive Tanabata Matsuri (七夕) that was held in Shitamachi (among many other neighborhoods). I was told that it was basically the equivalent of the Chinese Qixi festival. 528 more words


Sushi at Sushizan mai

We love sushi! Sushizan Mai is a sushi chain that is rather known for quality sushi. After eating at Midori sushi, we were trying to find an equivalent to the restaurant and J thought about this sushi chain. 758 more words