This is a tale of two lounges: the two Japan Airlines Sakura Lounges at Narita Airport, Tokyo. They are like night and day.
The Grand Hyatt Tokyo is located in the Roppongi Area of Tokyo, Japan. I have found that jogging maps from Tokyo are so detailed that they may be difficult to follow, but I think I discovered the solution! Simply take a photo of the map (or download these) and then you can expand the areas … Read More
A review of the fitness center, pool and spa at the Hyatt Regency in Tokyo, Japan.
The Hyatt Regency Kyoto is one of my favorite hotels. The rooms were gorgeous – airy and expansive, understated luxury. In addition, the manager and staff at the hotel excelled on every level!
I spent 4 days in Kyoto, and 6 days in Tokyo. It was so special, I think that I was overwhelmed, that I didn’t know where to start writing or describing everything I saw and felt. I wrote so many blog posts in my mind, but somehow never actually put pen to paper. The highlight … Read More
I confess: I am a frequent flyer. I travel a lot and often my trips are short. My trip to Japan, however, was to be 10 nights, not counting the first 2 nights lost in the time warp of flight. I meticulously planned the flights and the hotels for 4 nights in Kyoto and 6 … Read More
When I traveled to Japan, there were a few things that surprised me. I was surprised mostly because I felt I should have known about these things, but didn’t. I. Japanese Drive on the Left Side of the Road The cars, driving, and even walking are the same as the United Kingdom. The steering wheels … Read More
If you follow this blog (and I’m thankful if you do), you might have noticed that I have not posted in two weeks. Fear not, I have not left. I was traveling in Japan – and now I’m back. I had a great time. I can’t wait to share the details with you – from … Read More
Cute alert here! the Japanese National Tourism Organization has an adorable free Hello Kitty app, that I just downloaded from iTunes (you must download this before leaving for Japan). The app contains a collection of region specific HELLO KITTYs with local themes or features in the costume or the background. There are more … Read More
I am going to Japan this week, so I’ve been busy looking into the geekier things like wifi and apps (and ignoring the fact that there’s a snowstorm in Tokyo at the moment). There is now free wifi being offered for tourists in Japan, care of NTT – here is the LINK. It sounds easy … Read More