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No thanks. I didn't fly 6000 miles to eat here!
Wall and moat of the Imperial Palace in Tokyo.
Bright lights, big city - Ginza shopping district.
Tokyo at night as seen from the top of Tokyo Tower.
Fuji-san from the town of Fuji-Yoshida.
Red Torii gate at shrine near Fuji-san
Sitting in my Japanese style room at the Myorenji Temple.
Myorenji Temple - my lodging for 5 nights in Kyoto
Traditional wooden house in Kyoto
The entrance to Nijo Castle
The outside wall to the Imperial Palace in Kyoto
Building in the Kyoto Imperial Palace
Garden in the Kyoto Imperial Palace
Five-storey pagoda at the Toji Temple area
Standing near Kiyomizu Temple, at the top of a mountain overlooking Kyoto, Japan
View of Kyoto, Japan from the top of a mountain
Feeding the tame deer on Miyajima Island, Japan
The memorial containing the names of all those who perished as a result of the atomic bomb detonated over Hiroshima
The Atomic Bomb Dome - the one building left untouched in Hiroshima, Japan since 6 August 1945
First sight of South Korea - the shipping port of Pusan (or Busan)
Gyeongbokgung Palace in Seoul, South Korea
An evening view of Seoul, South Korea from the top of Seoul Tower
The Bridge of Freedom, over which 13,000 soldiers returned to South Korea in 1953
Dora Observatory, overlooking the DMZ between South and North Korea
Traditional Korean family meal (with strangers from DMZ tour)
Ancient temples and modern skyscrapers vie for space in the horizon of Seoul, South Korea
Chairman Mao keeping a watch on Tiananmen Square
The Gate of Supreme Harmony inside the Forbidden City
Hutong, or alleyway, in Beijing, China
Looking out over the Great Wall of China
Handsome guy hiking the Great Wall of China
The Summer Palace
Looking up at the Tower of the Fragrant Buddha
The Beijing Museum of Natural History
Hall in the Temple of Heaven Park
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