Adventures

First Night in Tokyo

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Part 1: Missing Luggage and a Tokyo Rooftop Respite We got to Japan and arrived at a line that had many a constant traveler in the crowd claiming, “It’s never like this,” as the line snaked its way back and forth 10 lines of queues and out into another room. 1.5 hours of waiting. A kid not far ahead of us, part of an exchange group of middle schoolers from Canada, spent the whole time leaning over a vomit bag, green to the gills. I could not understand that Narita did not make an exception for this, the child was … Read More

Adventures

We Made It To Japan!

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We made it to Japan! Now to find where to sleep tonight. Cause it’s 2pm and sleep was intermittent during the 12 hour flight. Intentionally traveling without room bookings and a desire to camp as much as possible as it is generally accepted to do so in Japan’s parks. So we will decide where we want to look homeless tonight. Luckily Japan is a fairly safe place to travel, so hopefully we are not taken unawares and instead find ourselves with flush with funds to spend on experiences rather than comfort. We did both put out for a 21 Day … Read More