Kevin Standlee (kevin_standlee) wrote,
Kevin Standlee
kevin_standlee

End of Track

I've posted a back-dated entry about our trip to Chiba to ride the monorail there today and about wringing as much value out of the Japan Rail Pass as we possibly could. It's just gone Midnight here, so our three weeks of train travel are now officially over. Of course, originally we would have been part-way across the Pacific by now, but instead we're laid up in the hotel here taking it easy before going to bed. And we do have to be up early enough in the morning to get cleaned up and take advantage of the included breakfast before being out of here for the 11:30 shuttle back to Narita Airport.

All in all, I'm amused that Northwest ended up putting us on the flight we wanted to take in the first place but which they wouldn't give us due to their policy on frequent-flyer mileage use.
Tags: airlines, japan, travel
Subscribe

  • Follow the Bouncing Bunnies

    A few days ago, before the smoke moved in, Lisa and I spotted behavior from the local rabbits that we've seen before, but have never managed to catch…

  • Battling the Smoke

    There was no improvement in smoke conditions today, and indeed it's getting worse, with the National Weather Service predicting unhealthy to…

  • Smoke Returns

    After a couple of clear-ish days, the wind shifted again and smoke from the Dixie, Tamarack, Beckwourth, and other smaller Sierra wildfires moved…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments