[nycbug-talk] AsiaBSDCon!!!!

Scott Robbins scottro at nyc.rr.com
Fri Mar 9 23:11:59 EST 2007

On Fri, Mar 09, 2007 at 10:52:30PM -0500, George Rosamond wrote:
> Scott Robbins wrote:
> > 
> > The interesting thing about Tokyo is that there's absolutely no rhyme or
> > reason to streets or numbers.  I believe it's because they were named in
> > order of being given by the shougun to his favorites.
> > 
> I haven't been, but to me the most interesting thing is the 'tech
> ghetto' Akihabara.
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akihabara
> Full of crazy gadgets for soldering or plugging into your USB port. . .
> It sounds like it's worth the 18 hour flight itself.

18 hours?  On a nonstop, it's usually about 13 there and 10-11 back (due
to winds)
> According to offlist discussions with Ike, he needed a serious nap after
> his trip there. . .

Yes, that you do.  :)


Scott Robbins

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