Category Japan

Day 2: A Morning in Ueno Tokyo

Ueno Gates
Today Linaka and I spent the morning in Ueno Tokyo. The forecast was rain all day and this limited the number of places we could visit, so we enjoyed most of the day indoors; however, we did spend some time…

Day 1: First day in Asakusa, Tokyo

Sensouji Temple
Introduction Linaka and I had never been to Japan before. The bus ride from Nartia airport to Asakusa, Tokyo was a long one. The journey from the airport slowly revealed parts of the city; however, there were sound barriers on…