tokyo japan! February 6th 2006 From Jan 27-31 with Kristine (my first cousin), Brian (her husband), Jeff (his brother) and Uncle Ed. Stayed at Rennaissance Hotel and Tokyu Stay.
Toured the City by using subway. It was a little complicated coz they have a lot of train lines and nobody knows how to speak in english, at that!
Ate a lot of sushi. Food is too expensive. An average meal costs 2 times our regular meal here. And what ... read more
Asia » Japan » Tokyo » Shinjuku 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