14th November 2004, 07:13 PM
Toyko Auto Salon 2005
Anyone interested in going??
MAKUHARI MESSE (Nippon Convention Center)
International Exhibit Halls 1 through 8.
2-1, Nakase, Mihama-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba-ken, Japan
January 14 to 16, 2005 (Friday through Sunday)
Some restriction apply on Friday, not open to the public.
This will be my fouth time there liao. This is the mother of all after-market modification exhibition. It will take you at least 2 days from morning 10 am - 6 pm non-stop shooting in order to just barely finish shooting.
I am also planning to arrange tour package for pple from SWOG as well. The last trip we managed to get air tix (ANA) + 4 nights hotel (Shinagawa Prince) @ SGD$1,400 (pay direct to travel agent). Transport (train+mrt), makan, drinking, sight seeing, adult entertainment, etc please pay yourself
Not open for booking yet. But please let me know your responds.
More information here: http://www.e-autosalon.net/
14th November 2004, 07:15 PM
16th November 2004, 11:07 AM
I'm convincing my bosses to let me go..so far so bad...
I sell vehicle decals to US and European wholesalers. Haven't tried Japan before.
16th November 2004, 12:42 PM
16th November 2004, 12:43 PM
24th November 2004, 02:32 PM
The big finale is round the corner again.
Who wanna go? Air tix + hotel approx $1,400 for 4 nights at Shinagawa Prince hotel (4 stars) + buffet breakfast. If never go shopping can survive under $1,800.
Travel will be on public transport. Average cost of a meal S$7~S$15. Airport transport is about S$50 one way, so both way will be S$100. Autosalon ticket is S$30 per entry.
Day 1 Morning - Arrival + Check in
Day 1 Afternoon - Lunch at smal small noodle shop
Day 1 Afternoon - Trip to SUPER Autobacs
Day 1 Evening - Dinner + Rapongi
Day 2 Morning - Tokyo Auto Salon 2005
Day 2 Evening - Shinjuku/Rapongi
Day 3 Morning - Tokyo Auto Salon 2005 or Tokyo Disney Land
Day 3 Evening - Free and Easy
Day 4 Morning - Tokyo Auto Salon 2005 or Harajuku + Temple
Day 4 Evening - Free and Easy
Day 5 Morning - Free and Easy
Day 5 Evening - Bye Bye Tokyo Hello Singapore
29th November 2004, 06:11 PM
Is the Auto salon 2005 venue near to their subway?
Think can get the tourist pass (unlimited rides) for S$400.
1st December 2004, 04:36 PM
The JR Pass not worth it if u're not taking Shinkansen (or Bullet Train) or travelling between provinces. Costs $460 to be precise.
1st December 2004, 04:37 PM
1st December 2004, 09:29 PM
paiseh, can confirm is it day one = jan 14? cos the first post say its from jan14 to 16 but the prior post say got day 1 to day 5. i also feel like applying leave to go le
1st December 2004, 10:40 PM
Been to the Tokyo Motorshow. This is really the mother of all car shows. Cars are fantastic with nice show case. Jap girls....well just prepare a few buckets of pails for your blood as you will be nose bleeding all the way!
1st December 2004, 10:50 PM
Originally Posted by Pro Image
Remember to bring an EXTRA Lexar 2 gig card from East Gear too .. am sure there will be lots of good pictures to be taken...
2nd December 2004, 09:11 AM
eh 2 gig where got enuf. i am going to bring East Gear 1 piece 2 gig, 1 piece 512MB for spare use, a 40GB X-Drive Pro, my 60GB iBook and 2 DSLR cams, a couple of lenses and loads of batteries from courtesy of East Gear again....., 2 speedlights and that's about it lar......hehe..
Originally Posted by Sputnik
7th December 2004, 11:45 AM
7th December 2004, 11:53 AM
7th December 2004, 12:30 PM
to confirm: if we put our name down on the list now, when is the latest we can pull out if say anything crop up to affect the schedule? say dec 31st? thanks..
7th December 2004, 01:06 PM
8th December 2004, 04:41 PM
If anyone's interested in making ur way around or extending ur trip, this is a good link to check it out. Got lotsa compilation of webbies.
22nd December 2004, 10:04 PM
will be bz in jan 2005 ..so i will probably go for jan 2006
22nd December 2004, 11:46 PM
hey i m a newbie in this forum.. can i join..
i'll be in Japan during that period for some matters...