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Hakone Reminisce #1 – Gora to Souzan to Owakudani

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Hakone was great  – one of the best in this trip in fact. Got the Hakone 2-day pass from Shinjuku station and enjoyed unlimited use of Odakyu-affiliated transport and discounted admission to some tourist attractions in the Hakone area. Worth … Continue reading

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From Tokyo Imperial Palace to Yasukuni Shrine

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A stroll in the (Ueno) park

Remembering Ueno Park. Continue reading

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Meiji Shrine near dusk

Made it to Meiji Shrine only in the late afternoon on Day 3, about an hour before it closes for the day. Love how the setting sun added a glow to the shrine, sparking sun rays and casting shadows. Definitely … Continue reading

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Night out at Tokyo Sky Tree

Feeling at the top of the world at Tokyo Sky Tree. Continue reading

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Sensoji aka Asakusa Temple – First stop of first trip to Tokyo

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Kyoto l Gion Festival

My thoughts as I pressed today. While change is the only constant, some remain the same. Like Gion Matsuri (祇園祭), the festival of Yasaka Shrine, which dates back to 869. Was happy to be at the most famous festival in Japan when in Kyoto … Continue reading

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