Day 3: Tsujiki / Akihabara / Harajuku / Omotesando (Part 1)

This is a post from my Tokyo Travelogue series. Day 3 will see us through Tsujiki market (before it moved!) and Otaku Town, Akihabara. Check out what we did and ate at these places! Fresh sashimi and maid cafe awaits! TSUJIKI MARKET We’ve long decided that the tuna auction is something we can just watch online and skip having to wake up so early. This trip around, we decided to wake up at our own pace and make our way…

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Day 2: Tokyo Station / Ueno / Shinjuku

Continuing on my Tokyo Travelogue blog series, the itinerary I planned for our second day in Tokyo took us to a ramen eating feast at Tokyo Station, some sneaker shopping at Ueno and then our very first earthquake experience in Shinjuku while eating a really good Tonkatsu! RAMEN STREET The husband has this crazy obsession with ramen. What better place to get good ramen than at Ramen street. It’s a street filled with the top 10 ramen brands in Japan.…

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Tokyo Day 1: Shibuya

I’m back from Tokyo! We had a great time shopping and eating there! Here’s the start of a Tokyo travel blog series where I will share where we went, what we did, where we stayed, where we shopped and most importantly, what we ate! We flew in from Kyoto (1h 15mins via ANA), arrived at Haneda airport and took a limonsine bus to Shinjuku Station – this was where our airbnb is closely located to. There was the train (Haneda…

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Storing Luggage In Tokyo

My recent 2 trips to Japan had me facing the same issue TWICE – how do I store luggage for x amount of time / days?! I don’t know why information on this is so scarce but I have found all the information you’d need on storing luggage in Tokyo! #1: LEFT LUGGAGE SERVICE These are manned counters where you can drop your luggage off without worrying about trying to fit it into a tiny locker. Available at: – TOKYO…

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Ritz Carlton Singapore Staycation Review

I brought my little family (husband and baby Daniel) to The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore for a one night stay recently and boy were we blown off our feet with the experience. From the time we got off the cab, there was a staff who quickly took our bags and greeted us warmly. As we made our way to the reception, he has already pointed out to us where breakfast is, where’s the pool and the level that we are currently…

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