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Hokkaido Highlights : Otaru

Otaru brings back good memories. It was charming right from the moment the train left Sapporo. I enjoyed the 45-minute train ride along the sea en-route to the fishing port, liked the old-town feel train station and enjoyed the freshest … Continue reading

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The last of the Sakura lust 

I promised this will be the last of the Sakura lust. Shinjuku Gyoen on my second last day in Tokyo. Had initially planned to make it my first stop in Tokyo. Wanted to explore the area near the hotel and … Continue reading

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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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