Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Tokyo Metro

We went to the Yasukuni Shrine and DisneySea



This ticket entitled us to unlimited rides on the metro for one day













The underground is air-conditioned




The Shrine is 150 m from Kudanshita Station


Thursday, November 6, 2014

Last day in Tokyo

Breakfast at the hotel before starting the day






Time to go

We did not know why there was no fireworks display that night, so we let early





Walking to t he metro station



This station is right in front of Tokyo Disneyland

Blue Bayou Restaurant

We had our lunch here.This restaurant is in an enclosed building but gives the diners the illusion the they are dining in an outdoor restaurant at night









Tokyo Disneyland

This is the first Disneyland to be built outside the US and completed in 1983. Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea are the only Disney parks not owned by The Walt Disney Company. They are owned by The Oriental Land Company (a Japanese company) which licenses the theme from The Walt Disney Company.







We were here





Star Wars: The Adventure Continue





Haunted Mansion



It's a small world after all...



Captain EO with Michael Jackson


This Disneyland is much bigger that the one in Hong Kong and definitely more enjoyable


Sunday, November 2, 2014

The restaurant near the temple

We passed by the restaurant which we had our lunch during our first trip to the temple





Queuing to enter the restaurant in 2006


Senso-ji Temple

This is Tokyo most famous and oldest  temple. It is also known as Asakusa Kannon. There is a giant red lantern hanging in front of the gate



The Thunder Gate



Nakamise





A five storey Pagoda



Hozomon Gate



This Giant Sandal is 45 m long and weighs 250 kg





The Main Hall



Nadi Botokesan Buddha






June 2006