Month: August 2009

Fish Blow

[Original post by Elliot Mogerman] – August 30, 2009 – So found out the famous deadly poisonous blow fish i wanted to try while here is not in season. So some places may have a part of the tail frozen or something, but can’t get the specialty until next season. So, that means more delicious Read More …

Sochu Or So Jew?

[Original post by Elliot Mogerman] – August 27, 2009 – Tried Sochu which is Japanese vodka from sweet potato. They mix it with green tea, but i had it straight. Kind of like Grey Goose because it is smooth with no bite. Not bad. BMW emailed me and said the engine arrived. They got it Read More …

Nippon Fun

[Original post by Elliot Mogerman] – August 27, 2009 – So we started the day by touring the Corporate headquarters for Asahi beer. They had a 22nd floor drinking room with a great view of the city. Mike took a video and might post it soon. The restroom actually had a better view than the Read More …

Oooohhhhh

[Original post by Elliot Mogerman] – August 25, 2009 – This morning I find out our friend, Doug, will be coming to visit us tomorrow in Tokyo and he will stay at our hostel for a day or two. Also, a rider friend from one of the websites I was corresponding with in Tokyo for Read More …

Arigato Mr Roboto

[Original post by Elliot Mogerman] – August 21, 2009 – I carried my heavy freakin luggage around on trains, and buses all morning until we finally end up at a hotel right by BMW, but we arrive past closing time. So we go for a walk and explore down alleys and main streets. I pick Read More …

Ahhh Soooo

[Original post by Elliot Mogerman] – August 19, 2009 – So I am missing friends and family from home because there are so many things I want to share with everyone at the same time while I am here. In the morning I woke up and we grabbed a taxi to meet the transport truck Read More …

Konichiwa!

[Original post by Elliot Mogerman] – August 18, 2009 – Found out there was an earthquake yesterday in Tokyo off the coast in the sea. And a typhoon in the southern region of mainland Japan. It has been several days since I wrote blogs and haven’t kept track so this will be a little rough. Read More …