Day 9 ~ Extreme Tokyo June 2nd 2007 Day 9 ~ Touching story of Hachiko …… Nice Sushi @ Tsukiji …. Affordable shopping @ Ueno … Rare Carpenters find @ Harajuku …
We started our final day in Tokyo @ the fishy Tsukiji Fish Market for our sushi breakfast. The fishy smell had lingered in the air as soon as the MRT doors opened. It was a feast to our eyes and stomach as we watched fresh succulent sushi prepared be ... read more
Asia » Japan » Tokyo In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
Growing up listening to the music of The Carpenters, he decided to name this blog Budokan in remembrance of their Live at Budokan Tour in Tokyo in May 1974.
Hailing from the tropics, Budokan is fortunate to reside in Singapore where jetsetting around have become very affordable. His greatest passion lies in cultivating his lifetime hobby of travelling.
His constant curiosity for new places have brought him to the remote mountains of Chiang Mai (Jul 2005), rode on the London Eye (May 2009) & the Death Railway in K... full info