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Tokyo Day 4 – Got a Tokyo Tour From a Local!

A couple days prior, at our AirBnb host’s English Speaking Cafe, Mickey House, we met our new friend Gary! Β He’s from the UK and has been working in Tokyo for around a year so he’s pretty much just as good as any Japanese local to foreigners like us. Luckily for us, he had friends from the UK and Hong Kong who were flying in for vacation and offered to tour us all at the same time. Having experienced many communication struggles the last week in Korea and Japan, I was more than happy to latch onto anyone that could speak English.

He brought us to MANY places. Some that we intended to visit ourselves, and some that we did not even know about! It was a bit rushed as we moved from place to place quickly, but nonetheless an amazing experience. Continue reading

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