Pre-travel, Kono tries to trip people handling luggage while going down the stairs
too tired to fight...
Patty lounging at LAX pre-flight. The United lounge is pretty lame other than the free hot chocolate packets.
tourist waiting for a bus from Narita airport to the hotel
people are waiting in line to board the bus. this is our first time witnessing one of many great cultures in this country.
If you look closely, the baggage handlers are bowing as each bus approaches
The airport bus takes us directly to the Hyatt Regency -- can't beat the convenience when you are dazed and jet lagged after a long flight
Land of the setting sun.
Patty sampling some snacks at the Hyatt lounge after our arrival.
Hyatt gave us a fairly large room for Japan and it had a nice view overlooking the park in Shinjuku
It wouldn't be Japan without a toilet with heated seat and washing controls. Patty is sold on this feature.
Nighttime view from our room in the Hyatt Regency Shinjuku
Quick action shot of some bowing to the incoming bus