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I wasn’t in Tokyo when it happened but I feel for the people who had to experience it. I must have been very frightening for them. I really hope no serious injuries were made, I’m glad no deaths occured. The people of this country are such beautiful beings, if I could protect them from the earthquakes, I would, every day, always and forever. I was recently watching videos from the big March 11 earhquake that occured 2011 and it made me really emotional. I hope no such disasters will occur ever again because the Japanese don’t deserve any piece of it. I also admire them for recovering so fast with buildings and bridges after big disasters like these, what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger I guess. And somewhere deep inside I know these people are very strong and driven with will power. Japanese people are amazing! My respect goes out to them all!
Old picture drawn by me ^^.
About an hour away from Tokyo on train there a very nice place called Kamakura. This place is filled with temples and lots of tourist view locations. We didn’t visit them all but what we saw we enjoyed a lot, I had a caramelized strawberry, something I’ve never tried before. I even met an adorable cat in one of the temples with whom I spent some time with. ^^ It was a wonderful sunny day with great weather and I wish to re-visit Kamakura in the future.
Whaa I’m so happy! Yesterday I’ve yet again visited a Sailor Moon location in real life! This time it was Tokyo dome city which was featured in the anime episodes 190 and 195. You can see into the Tokyo dome where many baseball matches and events are held and if it’s open when you ride the Ferris wheel in the theme park. It’s an amazing huge space with attractions. We enjoyed it so much and of course I couldn’t stop fangirling ^^;
Happy Easter everyone, I know I’m late but here are some pictures of our Easter day. We spent it in an attraction park that was actually inside of the Odaiba mall! It had 3 floors and is called JOYPOLIS. Inside there are 3 floors with different kinds of attractions, like small(but very fast) roller coaster, 3d flying/floatin experience and lots of games. Also there was a souvenir store which I took care of well ^^ But I won’t show what I bought (yet). After that we went to a buffet, then we went to another mall, “Lala-port” and bought some Easter themed doughnuts! …I also met Marilyn Monroe and drooled at some pastries during our visits between the malls.
Whoah! What a blast. We’ve visited an aquarium and a planetarium on the 9th floor of the building Sunshine City! It was huge, beautiful, and there were so many fishies. Not only that but they also put on a show when feeding the seals and the sea otters, the experience was unforgettable and I wish I would have come here earlier. This place is a must see for anyone who comes to Tokyo, it’s too amazing. Besides the aquarium they have a anime theme park on the 3rd floor, sadly we didn’t have time to visit it. They also had LOTS of restaurants and shopping on the other floors. In other words the building was busy.
I bought the sailor dress at one of my favorite stores here in japan, called World Wide Love! I won’t put any text any further in this post, I’ll let the pictures speak for themselves! (͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)
Hii there! And sorry for the slow update but I’ve got studies to do too you know? 😉 Anyway! Here are the pictures from the day we went to the Ferris Wheel, the weather was great and i filmed a little with my phone. It was very calm and nice and in the end i met a wonderful kitty with whom i shared my takoyaki with :3. All in all it was a wonderful day and I wish to return here someday!
This is how it looks like near the train station, I wanted to ride the wheel but first we went to look around the area.
Some filming done here and there to remember the place ^^ A picture won’t really describe it all will it?
The area nearby smells like the sea and was huge with stones and sea shells, bugs and all. We didn’t spend much time there but it was still nice. ^^
Finally we get to ride the Ferris wheel~
I also met a hungry kitty, he was so sweet and friendly so I gave him some takoyaki that I had for lunch
Yesterday was great! We went to a zoo with various animals ^^. They were all so adorable and in the end I even got to hold a guinea pig. For being tourists we got a 10% discount for the entrance which was nice, not that it was expensive to begin with, instead of 400 Yens each we paid 360. I love how most attractions and food in japan are so cheap! As a european you can expect to pay at least 50euros to visit a zoo in europe for example. The weather was amazing, a little hot now and then but we had drinks to cool down with, also there are vending machines and toilets everywhere!
So this is when we got out of the station after a long time of looking for the right train to go to the place ^_~.
The town looks so traditional, like in animes and movies.
Yay! We’re in.
First up were the penguins!
Then there were those Fennek foxes, they were all sleeping. They were so tiny and adorable!
Visiting a squirrel mini-garden and this lil guy decides to lay down nearby ^^
Me holding the guinea pig, I could feel its heart beating like crazy when i picked it up but after a while it calmed down with me ^^
We had a nice lil break in the shadows.
Off to sleep I go, it’s 1 AM here! Good night ^^/
So here are some more pics from today! These are higher quality since the earlier ones were only taken with a phone cam. Enjoy!
This is at the park between Venus Fort and Rainbow Bridge!
Statue of liberty? ^^
I can’t get enough of this beautiful park!
And this is when we had lunch & dessert at Maidreamin:
I was so tired after all this shopping! Also apparently I’m in Italy? ;D (Inside of Venus Fort)
So today we planned to go to Venus Fort, a very nice looking shopping mall, we first stopped at the park close to the mall and rainbow bridge and took some pics. Then it was time to move on. We walked and walked and finally saw the name Venus fort. As we were walking towards it I saw a transformer statue so amazing that we had to go and take some pictures of it. That’s where we discovered a well hidden mall:
So we went there first and boy did I buy amazing clothes there! I will reveal them later on. I also bought some adorable souvenirs, candies, snacks and stickers. When it was time for lunch we went to a super adorable maid cafe, it was a very interesting experience sine they kept calling me queen and applauding everytime I told them the food was nice. They were
basically hanging around us and other guys who were eating there as well. Asking stuff and starting conversations. Here are some pictures from there and a flowery beautiful tree we spotted at the park nearby:
In short it was a very nice day that also ate most of my energy. I will now try to study to get something productive done. (─‿‿─)