Destinations

The Sushi Train

We were looking for something to do and found an area online that had a replica of the Statue of Liberty and a Gundam statue.     We took a 30 minute train which cost about $5 for 2 people each way.    Upon arriving we realized the area was mainly just a …

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First Impressions of Japan

As we near the end of our time in Tokyo, there are a number of things that have surprised us about Japan.  Everyone goes into situations with different expectations but here are some of the things that caught us off guard. The language barrier As soon as we got into …

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30,000 Steps

Japanese Uniforms, Scrambles, Shrines and Fashion Friday after hitting the fish market (mentioned in our Welcome to Tokyo Japan post) we wandered around what seemed to be a business district as we were surrounded by mostly men headed to work. It was so odd to us that they seem to dress the same like …

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Welcome to Tokyo Japan

Our trip began with a flight from Dallas to Chicago where we boarded the Dreamliner and headed for Tokyo.   After the 13 hour flight from Chicago we arrived in Tokyo at 4PM and we both felt pretty good.  We quickly located the right train to take into Tokyo and were …

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Where we are going

Hey Friends and Family. You guys are probably curious about where we are planning on going right? Here is a list of the places we are hoping to visit! In Asia Japan – Booked, leaving August 26th!!! South Korea China Philippines Malaysia Indonesia Singapore Vietnam Cambodia Laos Thailand Myanmar (Burma) …

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