Monthly Archives: August 2009

Back to Tokyo Joined by a Friend

When we got back to Tokyo, we went directly to the airport to pick up our good friend Mike Estee. We presented him with a Pasmo, the super-easy way to pay for your metro fare, so he wouldn’t have to … Continue reading

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Kyoto and Nagoya

Kyoto We knew Kyoto would be amazing because of its rich history: it was Japan’s capital from 794 until 1868 and is currently considered the cultural capital. Now it’s the home of the last remaining geisha (and maiko) and an … Continue reading

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