I have chosen the appropriate title for this post as this will definitely the fist of many visits to the amazing country that is Japan.
Japan, Nov 2014
Tokyo Area Weekend
Sat, Nov 8
Neighborhood home stay west of Tokyo, Masa & Jacqueline; Arigato!!
Yakitori grilling dinner, gift giving, and memory sharing
Sun, Nov 9
Enoshima day trip
Local bus to train station
Walk/Run across bridge to Enoshima Island
Enter through shopping street to the shrine
Hike around island to perched restaurant with excellent view
Lunch of sashimi & mixed egg, vegetables & rice, yummy!!
Girls light dinner and early to bed for school night
Masa, Jason and Me; out to a Yakatori dinner; beer & snacks
Snacks included whale, meatball-chickent meat collection on a stick, Mentaiko, grilled rice ball
Weekend #1, Success!!