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Hello Japan! (Day 1)

Before actually proceeding with our Day 1 in Japan, let me introduce you first to my amazing acquaintances, Zin and Grace. This is the three of us waiting in NAIA terminal. 787 more words


Exploring Ueno

Last week, we spent the whole Saturday out at Ueno, a 20-minute train ride away from Ikebukuro. We strolled around the place, taking in the tranquility and the welcoming fresh air. 295 more words



Here would be some appetizer before the real game begins. NOPE this is not foodappetizer (SORRY) This is my 2 weeks life before I start my classes. 1,176 more words


Ueno on Midori no Hi

As mentioned in my previous post, we went to Ueno to visit the park after wandering around Akihabara. The park is huge, with a lot of museums, shrine, baseball courts and even zoo for people to visit. 596 more words

Tonkatsu at Katsukura Atre Ueno, Tokyo

As well as having incredible department store food halls (read more in this post), the Japanese also set the bar pretty darn high with their major train stations. 257 more words


Day 2 - Tsukiji Fish Market & Ueno Park

Getting up early morning to go and look at… fish. Yep, that is totally a thing you need to do in Tokyo.

If you feel really hardcore, you can visit the… 214 more words


Tokyo Guide: Eastern Tokyo

We were able to get an early start since the Tokyo National Museum opens at 9:30am. The walk from Ueno Station is great! Don’t be afraid to walk off the main path and explore the surrounding temples. 237 more words