Day Seven - Japan / Hong Kong

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We spent the majority of today in queues... though a 1-hour wait is supposedly quick for a theme park. A great thing about Tokyo Disneyland in comparison to Universal Studios Japan is that the fast-pass is free! The limitation being that you're only allowed to take 1 fast-pass at a time, but each pass gives you an hour's duration to return to the venue.

Entrance at Tokyo Disneyland, Japan

Entrance of Tokyo Disneyland


Jennifer at Tokyo Disneyland

Me infront of the Tokyo Disneyland castle


Jennifer with Bashful - 7 dwarfs at Tokyo Disneyland

Bashful from the 7 dwarfs


Mum with Grumpy - 7 dwarfs at Tokyo Disneyland

Here's my mum with Grumpy, whom actually got grumpy at me because I ran out of memory on my camera, and took a while deciding on which photos to delete!


Mum and I at Tokyo Disneyland, Japan

Mum and I at Tokyo Disneyland


Mickey and Minnie Mouse ice blocks at Toyko, Disneyland

Mickey (orange flavour) and Minnie Mouse (apple flavour) ice blocks


Mum with one of the three little pigs at Tokyo Disneyland

Mum with one of the Three Little Pigs


Aboard the Tokyo Disneyland train

Aboard the Tokyo Disneyland train which connects to Tokyo Disneyland Sea and the Tokyo Disneyland Resort


Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade

The Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade...


Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade - Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast


Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade - Pete's Dragon

Pete's Dragon


Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade - Buzz Lightyear

Buzz Lightyear


Tokyo Disneyland castke at night

Tokyo Disneyland Castle at Night


Our tour guide arranged for these freshly boiled (delivered defrosted) Hokkaido Crabs to be delivered to our hotel rooms for supper. Hokkaido crabs are also known as Tarabagani or the Red Sea King Crab. The crab's meat was sweet and put a new meaning to the size of "king" crabs... very satisying indeed!

Hokkaido Crab


Hokkaido Crab


Hokkaido Crab


Day Six - Japan / Hong Kong

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Eejanaika - The new 4Dimensional roller coaster at Fuji-Q (Fujikyu) High Land

Eejanaika is the new steel 4th dimensional roller coaster, that was opened days before I had arrived in Japan. It supposedly translates to "ain't it great".


Mum and I at Fuji-Q (Fujikyu) High Land

Mum and I at the entrance of Fuji-Q (Fujikyu) High Land


The Fujiyama roller coaster at Fuji-Q (Fujikyu) High Land

The Fujiyama roller coaster at Fuji-Q (Fujikyu) High Land when opened in July 1996 was the world's tallest (at 78.9m) coaster, and also had the highest drop at 70m.


The ghost house at Fuji-Q (Fujikyu) High Land

The ghost house at Fuji-Q (Fujikyu) High Land. This was super scary! There are REAL humans dressed as ghosts / freaks that literally grab and chase you!!! I've never ran faster...


Drink vending machines in Fuji-Q (Fujikyu) High Land, Japan

Japan is filled with vending machines for food, drinks, toys... you name it!


TOYOTA Universal Design Showcase

TOYOTA Universal Design Showcase @ Mega Web, Tokyo


TOYOTA Universal Design Showcase - LFA

The sexy Lexus LF-A concept


TOYOTA Universal Design Showcase - LFA


TOYOTA Universal Design Showcase

TOYOTA Universal Design Showcase


TOYOTA Universal Design Showcase


Giant ferris wheel at Palette Town, Odaiba Tokyo

Giant Ferris wheel at Palette Town, Odaiba, Tokyo, Japan


Venus Fort, Odaiba, Tokyo

Odaiba Venus Fort is a theme-park like shopping mall with a 18th century European street interior.


ferris wheel at night, in Odaiba Tokyo

Ferris wheel at night


The Rainbow bridge, Tokyo

The rainbow bridge, Tokyo


Related external sites:
Mega Web (Toyota & Lexus City Showcase, History Garage, Universal Design Showcase)
Fuji-Q High Land
Odaiba Venus Fort
JAL Places to See in Japan


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