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The grey and the train

22 November 2018

Japan-Tokyo-Train - The grey and the train

Now I am on the train back to Narita airport. In perfect timing the grey gloomy weather has arrived, just as I am leaving. Its impact on me is non....

I warned you all

21 November 2018

Japan-Tokyo-Food - I warned you all

Do not say I didnt warn you because I did. I warned that this update and tomorrow mornings should I choose to post it would be boring and there wo....

Long train to large Buddha at Nokogiri

21 November 2018

Japan-Chiba-Hiking-Mount Nokogiri - Long train to large Buddha at Nokogiri

My titles are getting a lot less creative. For my last journey on this trip I took a 2 hour (each way) train ride down past Chiba, east of Tokyo t....

The long way back

20 November 2018

Japan-Tokyo-Hachioji-Food - The long way back

Now for the trials and tribulations of getting from Lake Okutama back to Kanda (Tokyo). This update will pleaes train nerds and test the geography....

Magnificent Lake Okutama

20 November 2018

Japan-Okutama-Lake-Hiking - Magnificent Lake Okutama

Well that all took longer than expected. So long that I didnt even come back to the hotel between todays activity and dinner, more on that later, ....

Roller coasters in the rain

19 November 2018

Japan-Tokyo-Suidobashi-Food - Roller coasters in the rain

Rain is an overstatement. Light drizzle. Not enough to get wet. Enough to cause people to have their annoying eye piercing height umbrellas up, bu....

Kawagoe by train to see trains

19 November 2018

Japan-Tokyo-Kawagoe-Museum - Kawagoe by train to see trains

Do you like trains? Do you like ancient Starbucks? Then todays update is right up your alley. Apparently I also went to the ancient sweets (candy)....

Quiet night in Shimbashi

18 November 2018

Japan-Tokyo-Shimbashi-Food - Quiet night in Shimbashi

On my walk past the Tokyo tower the other night, I went past a bright area I could see in the distance which my map informed me was Shimbashi. I g....


18 November 2018

Japan-Tokyo-Yoyogi - Greasers

I keep hearing about how on a Sunday afternoon, Yoyogi park is the place to go to see every kind of weird freak in the world trying to start a new....

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