This is the story of our totally last-minute yet totally fabulous trip to the Tokyo Disney Resort, Tokyo itself, and Kyoto — told breathlessly, at length, and in excruciating detail, with waaaaaay too many photos. Buckle up!
Introduction: How to Plan a Tokyo Disney Vacation
Day 1: Breakfast in San Leandro, Dinner in Tokyo
Day 2: First Solo Day
Day 3, Part 1: Nihombashi, Mitsukoshi, oh my gosh-i!
Day 3, Part 2: Harajuku, Aoyama & Shibuya, here I come!
Day 4, Part 1: First Day at Disney
Day 4, Part 2: Inside Disneyland At Last!
Day 5: Last Solo Day in Tokyo
Day 6: Peeking into Tokyo DisneySea
Day 7: First Full Day at Tokyo Disneyland
Day 8: First Day at Tokyo DisneySea
Day 9, Part 1: Daytime at Tokyo DisneySea
Day 9, Part 2: Nighttime at Tokyo DisneySea
Day 10, Part 1: Morning at TDS + $22 for the Pool?!
Day 10, Part 2: Evening at TDL + Checking into the Ambassador Hotel
Day 11: Everything But the Parks – Exploring the Hotels & Ikspiari
Day 12: Anime + Cherry Blossoms + Fake Food + Paid Kitties + Tokyo City View!
Day 13: Tsukiji Fish Market, the Lady Mall, and the Best Dinner of the Whole Trip
Day 14, Part 1: Kyoto-a-Go-Go
Day 14, Part 2: The Rest o’ Kyoto
Day 15: Imperial Hotel + Ghibli Museum Tour
The Thrilling Conclusion, Part I: Tokyo Imperial Palace Tour
The Thrilling Conclusion, Part II: Bonus Day at Disney!
Day 17: The Wrap-Up