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>Day 1Japan here we come!

> We had a long day that Saturday. In the morning, we had Owain’s graduation concert to attend and some last minute packing to do. The MAS web check-in had failed the night before, which left me a bit antsy … Continue reading

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>Day 9 25 Nov 2007 Tokyo and Singapore

>Our last day in Tokyo. I woke up feeling a sense of well-being and contentment mixed with sadness, knowing that in a few hours, the trip I had been working so hard to plan for most of the year, would … Continue reading

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>Day 8 24 Nov 2007 Kyoto, Tokyo

>The day was physically and mentally exhausting and filled with drama galore! First off we only had the morning left in Kyoto before taking the 2pm shinkansen back to Tokyo. So we checked out early, but left our bags in … Continue reading

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>Day 4 20 Nov 2007 Tokyo Disneyland

>Disneyland today! No wonder the kids all went to bed early the night before with no fuss – they knew they’d have to get up early for Disneyland! We thought of walking to the nearby Sougo Recreation Park to get … Continue reading

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>Day 3 19 Nov 2007 Tokyo – Imperial Palace, Odaiba

>After breakfast, we headed to the Imperial Palace. Phew it was bitterly cold! I could only breathe by gasping like a fish out of water everytime the wind hit. Isaac walked backwards so that his back faced the wind and … Continue reading

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>Day 2 18 Nov 2007 Tokyo Meiji Jingu, Shinjuku

> The hotel provided a simple buffet spread for breakfast. Less than the full spread one would get at the big hotels, but decent enough and better value than many Australian motels would. The Family Fifty’s at Maihama hotel is … Continue reading

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>Day 1 17 Nov 2007 Tokyo – Arrival at Narita!

>If you’re following from my other blog, you’d know how anguished I was to make the decision to go and leave my dad, still unconscious in the Cardiac CCU. My flight to Japan left at 9.45am. So at 6.30am, my … Continue reading

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