We're in Japan now. Internet access has been a bit of a challenge, making blogging difficult, but I'll try to post when I can.
Yesterday, we took a half day tour of downtown Tokyo. Highlights included a man-made island and the city's museum of the future (sort of a science museum--more on that next post.)
Here's a restaurant in a TV network building on the island:
and their miniature version of the Statue of Liberty:
This fountain, believe it or not, is a public toilet:
Traffic around here is crazy. Here's what it looked like in the train station yesterday (Friday, since we're a day ahead of the U.S.A.):