Tag: Tokyo

Japan Day 20: Narita Airport (Goodbye Japan)

Japan Day 20: Narita Airport (Goodbye Japan)

Our last day in Japan, spent travelling to Narita Airport! We actually returned to Singapore a few days ago, but spent the time trying to get our broken lives together (more on that in the next post). We’re somewhat okay now! Last shot of the train station in Japan. Fukutoshin line – our trusty line …

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Japan Day 19: Tokyo (Yokohama)

Japan Day 19: Tokyo (Yokohama)

Breakfast for today!They have a theme park there, but it’s closed the day we went (Thursday) ūüôĀInteresting structure! We then went to the cup noodle museum! We got to draw on and customize our own cup noodle. The exhibits in the museum were interesting, inspiring and interactive. What me and mitch drew! We had shabu …

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Tsuta Ramen (ŤĒ¶ )

Tsuta Ramen (ŤĒ¶ )

Jan 2016 – The time¬†I woke up at 5am and waited several hours for this Michelin-starred ramen. It was decently priced at only $10+ (1000-1500yen), but I didn’t really enjoy eating in there cause there were only friggin’ 9 seats and no one talked so the tiny space was just filled with non-stop slurping sounds, …

The time I went to Japan alone

The time I went to Japan alone

2 years ago, I¬†spontaneously decided to go on my first solo trip – a 2-week adventure in Japan – for the sake of self-discovery! ‚†Ä I (surprisingly) went through a lot for such a short period – fell sick with flu and swollen eyes, was followed around by creepy guys, explored places with people I …

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Fleeting.

Fleeting.

  Here I am, laying in my capsule at a space prison in the airport, with tears streaming down my face. On the day I had to leave Singapore for Japan, I had a break down because I didn’t want to leave the country I’ve lived my whole life in. I’ve never left sg for …

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Growing

Growing

It’s only been 3 months (ermagahd that’s actually pretty long lol) since I started living and studying in Japan, but I feel like I’ve learnt a lot of things already. I’ve learnt to: – read the atmosphere so I won’t offend Japanese people lol – train my social skills and speak more clearly and slowly …

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Chocolate milk

Chocolate milk

I can’t eat cereal on a daily basis now because I can’t seem to find the huge cartons of chocolate milk in any conbini (convenience stores) or nearby supermarkets :'(((( and for some reason I can’t stand the taste of normal milk and it makes me feel pretty nauseous lol. I’ve found cocoa drinks but …

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Shinjuku

Shinjuku

Wowww went to quite a few places in shinjuku today! Didn’t think there’ll be so much to do there but I was told that shinjuku station is like the #1 most populated station in the world so I guess there is lots to do there. Almost got lost a number of times today ? oops …

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Cooked!

Cooked!

So I cooked my own dinner the first time in Japan today! :O basically miso ramen with veges lol. I shall improve and make better food in the future!   Had dorm orientation today and filled up a number of forms. Also went to an Indian restaurant for lunch after that and went to make …

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I wonder if you know how they live in Tokyo?

I wonder if you know how they live in Tokyo?

Ayyyy so my 2 weeks in Hokkaido ended with a blast and this is my 3rd night in Tokyo now. The limousine bus by waseda came to pick us up from the airport and brought us to our campuses. Thank goodness it didn’t rain that night (it’s typhoon season now so it practically rains all …

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