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Forum: Japan
Jul 8, 19, 11:58 am
Replies: 38
Views: 2,678
Posted By davidgrahammd

This has certainly focused on the coffee places. ...

This has certainly focused on the coffee places.

I would wholeheartedly agree with the recommendation for Turret coffee in Tsukiji area. They intermittently have a pop up shop in the Ginza area as...
Forum: Japan
Jul 2, 19, 2:18 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 946
Posted By davidgrahammd

Just a quick caveat - if you want to go to the...

Just a quick caveat - if you want to go to the Studio Ghibli museum, be aware that you need to get tickets about 3 months in advance. There is a process involved.

Walking with them around the...
Forum: Japan
Jul 1, 19, 7:45 am
Replies: 8
Views: 816
Posted By davidgrahammd

Yukari Sakamoto is a guide I have used for...

Yukari Sakamoto is a guide I have used for multiple tours. She has great knowledge of the Tsukiji outer market and other food areas. She even does an in home cooking class if you are so inclined. She...
Forum: Japan
Jun 27, 19, 8:46 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,037
Posted By davidgrahammd

I was there November 2018 and the outer market...

I was there November 2018 and the outer market was still a blast! The knife vendors and other shops are still very much in business. There is also a relatively new area with fish vendors that wished...
Apr 30, 19, 1:58 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,677
Posted By davidgrahammd

It actually went pretty smoothly. As we headed...

It actually went pretty smoothly. As we headed off the plane, a "S" gate was listed for the DBV flight. Looking at monitors later, however, a gate in 4 was listed. Nevertheless, a "S" gate was used...
Apr 4, 19, 8:01 am
Replies: 1
Views: 407
Posted By davidgrahammd

There are some nice castle grounds in Killarney. ...

There are some nice castle grounds in Killarney.

I would personally drive the Dingle peninsula over the Ring of Kerry. Plenty of great historical buildings and cliffs to see and generally much...
Feb 21, 19, 3:05 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 3,369
Posted By davidgrahammd

I am sitting in the B Concourse Admirals club...

I am sitting in the B Concourse Admirals club now. It is open and hopping!!

A great row of seats along the window allowing for fun plane watching
Feb 21, 19, 7:12 am
Replies: 52
Views: 9,730
Posted By davidgrahammd

The email from American that I received about my...

The email from American that I received about my flight tonight said to use the club at C/D. Assuming work doesn't keep me too late that I have to rush to my 625 flight, I'll check it out and report...
Feb 11, 19, 8:29 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,677
Posted By davidgrahammd

I have a similar situation in April. Flying...

I have a similar situation in April. Flying CLT-MAD on AA metal then connecting to IB3154 with a 3.5 hr connect time. I'm definitely hoping for the S gate then bus to the plane. I would love to have...
Jan 17, 19, 12:26 pm
Replies: 93
Views: 6,961
Posted By davidgrahammd

I don't usually like to get into the middle of...

I don't usually like to get into the middle of these conversations but...

The OP stated that she was in the "last group" to board. Unless she was late arriving to the gate, that would put her in...
Jan 17, 19, 7:41 am
Replies: 117
Views: 42,671
Posted By davidgrahammd

Trying to book CLT-MAD-DBV with return...

Trying to book CLT-MAD-DBV with return DBV-MAD-CLT
Shows up on aa.com and on ITA Matrix
aa.com website will not book with the notorious "fare no longer available". I tried forcing it to aa using...
Forum: Japan
Dec 31, 18, 1:53 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,262
Posted By davidgrahammd

If you like hiking, consider Mt Takao on the...

If you like hiking, consider Mt Takao on the outer edge of Tokyo. You could also go out to the Sawai station, tour the Sawanoi sake brewery and then hike some of the nature walks there.
Forum: Japan
Dec 26, 18, 7:51 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,088
Posted By davidgrahammd

Crowds are likely to be less during week days....

Crowds are likely to be less during week days. Nevertheless, I would purchase a ticket in advance on the website (see above). It is not a timed ticket so you don't have to stress about getting there...
Forum: Japan
Nov 27, 18, 12:18 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 849
Posted By davidgrahammd

"Cool places" can carry many different meanings....

"Cool places" can carry many different meanings. If I were to make a suggestion, I would seek out some of the different yokochos (back alley collections of bars, etc) and just poke your head in. I've...
Nov 9, 18, 9:56 am
Replies: 2,004
Views: 672,156
Posted By davidgrahammd

On Platinum - Nov 6 $200 in e gift cards...

On Platinum
- Nov 6 $200 in e gift cards (75+75+50)
- Nov 7 reimbursed

On Aspire
- Nov 6 $250 in e gift cards (75+75+100)
- Nov 7 reimbursed
Forum: Travel Tools
Aug 9, 18, 1:20 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 4,267
Posted By davidgrahammd

NikAvia Always nice to have the company...

NikAvia

Always nice to have the company presence in the forum!

Any ability to port flights over from American's Aadvantage program?
Forum: Japan
Jul 24, 18, 1:48 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 2,183
Posted By davidgrahammd

You might think about heading to Ome city and...

You might think about heading to Ome city and touring the Sawanoi Sake brewery. It's in a beautiful wooded area and has hiking paths in the area. The brewery tour is in Japanese but they give you an...
Forum: Japan
Jan 29, 18, 12:42 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 32,132
Posted By davidgrahammd

Masamoto, at Tsukiji has always been my go to....

Masamoto, at Tsukiji has always been my go to. Better knives there go for around $100 US. Be warned, though, that it's a cash only shop.

They finish sharpen any knives you buy when you buy them.
Jan 18, 18, 1:52 pm
Replies: 704
Views: 107,188
Posted By davidgrahammd

If you book through the AA website, you can pull...

If you book through the AA website, you can pull up flights with a BA flight #. It will usually be listed lower down the list than the same flight with the AA codeshare #. If you want to look for...
Forum: Japan
Jan 18, 18, 9:25 am
Replies: 17
Views: 3,174
Posted By davidgrahammd

I would reconsider limiting your locations for...

I would reconsider limiting your locations for steak to the Shibuya or Shinjuku areas. The trains service is so easy that location almost should even be considered.

That being said, Dons de la...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jan 14, 18, 7:33 pm
Replies: 95
Views: 28,602
Posted By davidgrahammd

I guess I have to admit that I don't get the...

I guess I have to admit that I don't get the criticism about the amount of the drink. He uses cocktail glasses (gorgeous in and of themselves - he gets a lot of them from Sokichi in Asakusa). It...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jan 14, 18, 10:16 am
Replies: 95
Views: 28,602
Posted By davidgrahammd

Re: Harutaka...I've eaten there a few times and...

Re: Harutaka...I've eaten there a few times and the sushi is astounding! I do not know whether their recent relocation had any effect on their Michelin star status.

Tsukiji market can be very...
Forum: Japan
Jan 8, 18, 8:17 pm
Replies: 69
Views: 8,268
Posted By davidgrahammd

Tsukiji can be an impressive place to visit,...

Tsukiji can be an impressive place to visit, especially with someone who knows the area and what is in season. The outer market is a treasure trove of different foods and cooking items. I would...
Forum: Japan
Dec 11, 17, 10:55 am
Replies: 56
Views: 7,255
Posted By davidgrahammd

I've stayed in multiple apartments in Tokyo and...

I've stayed in multiple apartments in Tokyo and Kyoto using AirB'n'b.
The statements that finding things can sometimes be a challenge can be correct. I've had people, however, send me a document...
Forum: Japan
Sep 14, 17, 9:42 am
Replies: 14
Views: 2,242
Posted By davidgrahammd

This might be a good reason to consider hiring a...

This might be a good reason to consider hiring a private guide. They could work with you on an itinerary, meet you at the station when your train arrives, and if they have their own car, really be...
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