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Exploring Tokyo, a fast-paced train city

June 22, 2018
It wasn’t until after I’d arrived in Tokyo that I realized why I’d wanted to go there for so long. It was because I’d read too much science fiction as a teenager.
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P.T. in space?: Online jokes target Space Force

June 23, 2018
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan — President Donald Trump’s plans for a Space Force have spawned a healthy crop of online jokes and memes about the futuristic service...
A temple in the Lost River Delta area of DisneySea dares brave visitors to ride Indiana Jones Adventure: Temple of the Crystal Skull.  CAITLIN DOORNBOS/STARS AND STRIPES
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Tokyo DisneySea offers plenty of nautical adventure with a touch of Disney magic

June 21, 2018
Nestled along the shoreline of Tokyo Bay, Tokyo DisneySea lives up to its nautically themed name — and its Disney theme park heritage.
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