Japan November 2014
Saturday 1st - Saturday 15th November 2014
Two weeks in Japan in November 2014.
John's Pictures

Narita to Tokyo to Hiroshima
Sunday 2nd November 2014
Landed at Narita in the morning, and spent a large chunk of the daytime travelling to Hiroshima. In the evening went to a sort of Japanese harvest festival.
Monday 3rd November 2014
Went to a farm on Etajima, an island off the cost from Hiroshima, to a pick your own mikan place.
Tuesday 4th November 2014
Took the shinkansen to Kyushu, met Ai-san and her new baby in the afternoon, and took in some lovely views of the sunset along the coast. Met another of Chie's friends for dinner in the evening in Fukuoka.
Anpanman Museum
Wednesday 5th November 2014
Took Erika to the Anpanman Museum in Fukuoka and then got the shinkansen back to Hiroshima later in the day.
Thursday in Tokyo
Thursday 6th November 2014
Got an early shinkansen from Hiroshima to Tokyo in the morning, worked in the afternoon, and went out with Andy in the evening.
Friday in Tokyo
Friday 7th November 2014
Spent the day working from the Tokyo office, then got the shinkansen back to Hiroshima in the evening.
Hiroshima Zoo
Saturday 8th November 2014
Took Erika to Hiroshima Zoo in the daytime. In the evening Chie and I went out, leaving Chie's parents to babysit, and found a place serving vegetarian okonomiyaki.
Sunday 9th November 2014
Spent the day with some of Chie's extended family.
Monday 10th November 2014
Went to Miyajima to visit more family, and take in the autumnal leaves at Momijidani park.
Tuesday 11th November 2014
Last day in Hiroshima. Took some family portraits for Shichi-Go-San (although I think we were a year early!) and went to Kura Sushi for dinner.
Wednesday in Tokyo
Wednesday 12th November 2014
Got the shinkansen to Tokyo in the morning, had dinner at Obika in Roppongi in the evening.
Thursday in Tokyo
Thursday 13th November 2014
Was treated to a nice sunset over Mount Fuji in the early evening. Then dinner at Chien-Fu, and Erika tried on a yukata.
Friday in Tokyo
Friday 14th November 2014
Last day of the trip, spent n Tokyo. More views of Mount Fuji in the morning.
Flying Back to London
Saturday 15th November 2014
Just one picture of a final Japanese beer in the airport before we flew back to London.