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In the morning, we visited Akihabara, a district well-known for its electronic stores.  However, we were not there for electronics, we were there for more manga/anime shopping!  There was a huge Animate store at Akihabara, which I thought was more well-stocked than the main store at Ikebukuro.

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After shopping, we headed for Odaiba.  To get there, we chose to take a boat from Asakusa. The boat ride involved a 60 minutes cruise of Tokyo Bay.

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The boat we took was a very futuristic looking ship called ‘Himiko‘.

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And we began our Tokyo Bay cruise to Odaiba.

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And we arrived at Odaiba!

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We went shopping and playing at Aqua City and Palette Town till night time.

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We went for a ride on the ferris wheel at Palette Town.  We could spot Tokyo Tower in the distance from the ferris wheel!

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We returned by rail instead of by sea, taking the Yurikamome train.

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Other posts for this trip:

Full Itinerary
Day 1: Asakusa, Akasaka, Shibuya, Harajuku
Day 2: Tsukiji Market, Tokyo Disneysea
Day 3: Imperial Palace, Anime/Manga Shopping, Tokyo Dome, Tokyo Tower 
Day 4: Akihabara, Tokyo Bay Cruise, Odaiba


 

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  1. Ajith says:

    This is Gud Information thank you.

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