26 hours in Japan: What a difference a day makes

As some of you know I live in South Korea teaching at an art high school. As with most teachers I must make the once a year trek to Japan to get the visa renewed. It is a hit and run journey --arrive 12:30 pm, drop off the passport at the Korean consulate, hang out for the day, party at night, then pick up the new visa the following morning before catching the high-speed ferry back to Korea at 3: