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  • Hop in the car and in about an hour you can be in Enoshima, a famous getaway destination near us.

  • Known for it's beach with views of Fuji, large aquarium and fairy-tale island,

  • see why Enoshima just might be the perfect day trip from Tokyo.

  • [Life in Japan Theme Song]

  • We're stopping by at Paul and Pri's place

  • They're going to follow us in their own car

  • And we're going to go to Enoshima to have a fun day on this holiday! Come along!

  • Hi Joey! Hi Big guy!

  • Yeah! Are you ready to go? Give a High Five to uncle Nate.

  • Are you ready? High five! Yes! Alright!

  • Are we going to have so much fun today? Oh good, good, good, good, good, good

  • Look at Leopard Luizahi!

  • What a cutie!

  • Oh my goodness, let's go have some fun? Yeah!

  • Oh, I remember having to do this. It wasn't that long ago.

  • No- one time we went to the States and all of them were in this 5 point [car seat]

  • The only thing about holidays is holiday traffic.

  • It's redvery red.

  • But, we'll get there.

  • So we made a very necessary stop for coffee. And what do you think, Ruth?

  • Re-Coffee, first time. Super delicious.

  • Super-duper de-lish.

  • Can I taste it? Uh uh.

  • Why? I need it all.

  • It's Momma-chan's

  • Fuji san! And Becca singing.

  • Hello! Hello, hello! Well, hello! What's happening there, Mr J?

  • Car!

  • We made it Sarah. What are you excited to see today? Fish.

  • Fish! Me too, fish!

  • Here they come!

  • Oh my goodness! Do you guys want to go swim? Yea.

  • Swim? It would be so cold today!

  • That is cool, huh? Yea

  • Wow. Joey, do you see Mt Fuji?

  • Do you see Mt Fuji out there? It's so big!

  • Here we go — going in!

  • Oh, do we see the fish in there? Yea, look at that one.

  • Oh, they're cool, they're awesome. They're swimming around!

  • Look at the poor onelook at the poor one that can't swim.

  • There's one that can't swim? Yea, right there.

  • He's swimming!!

  • Look at those huge snailahsnails?

  • In the shells — see them walking over there?

  • Look Joey Joey, look! Whoa!

  • Where's the fish? You wanna show Da Da? Where's the fish?

  • This is cousin Joey's first time at an aquarium, yea!

  • Do you see right there? There's one that's camouflaged.

  • Oh, a camouflaged one down there? Yea see, look.

  • Look Nate, all the eels poking out!

  • Oh, you're right! Those are weird!

  • What are those crazyit's like a shoal of fish or something?

  • Why's it all together? That's the way they like to go.

  • It's just here the whole time. See! They like you.

  • Whoa Dude, the stingray likes you — I think.

  • It's too scary!

  • Look at all the fish! There come the fish!

  • Oohhh! Let's go down! There they went.

  • Wow, cool!

  • Look, it's like a big Christmas tree down there. Do you see that? In the water?

  • Becca, please let Joey push.

  • Do you see the fish? Where's the fish?

  • Where are they? Show Uncle Nate.

  • Where's the fish, Sarah? What did you do with them?

  • Right here. They might not be in here.

  • Yes they are! They are?

  • Oh, they're tiny little ones, aren't they?

  • You guys look like your'e in the ocean!

  • Oh there's another Lion fish, huh? Oh, no it's not.

  • Is that a good place for a picture?

  • Joshua, look!

  • Stay right there — stay looking!

  • Here they come, perfect timing!

  • Perfect timing!

  • Whoa! Yeah!

  • Whoa guys. This is the biggest of all the tanks, huh?

  • Did we find the Jellyfish, Dude? Look at all those fish! Oh! Jellyfish!

  • Whose over there?

  • Sarah!

  • Are you swimming with the Jellyfish?

  • Look over here! Look, come right here.

  • Look, it's Joshua.

  • Well he disappeared. Where'd he go?

  • Oh there he is!

  • Look girls, we found the Jellyfish.

  • Those are some of your favorites, right?

  • Becca, you're so big!

  • Becca's huge! Sarah too.

  • I like that thing.

  • Are Jellyfish maybe your favorite, Anna?

  • Maybe. It's just so satisfying to watch it.

  • Very satisfying.

  • You can touch it. You can?! Is there water?

  • That's crazy! Stinksthe water stinks.

  • Daddy, if we touch this sidelike

  • If we touch, uh, like this side we won't get hurt,

  • but if we touch like this part on the inside then we're going to get hurt.

  • Is that how it works? I don't know — maybe.

  • Yea, you wouldn't want to get hit by those stingers, that's for sure.

  • Why, what's going to happen?

  • Why? Because it hurts like crazy!

  • This is what Momma usually does in the aquariums, huh?

  • It's too much movement in there. Oh?

  • All the things falling, and the things falling is making me nauseous. Yikes.

  • I don't know if there's a weird frequency in there, but it gave me an instant headache when I walked in.

  • What did you find, Sarah? A Statue Fish!

  • A Statue fish? He doesn't move, huh?

  • Eat me for lunch!

  • We found some penguins, huh?

  • That guys just chillin'.

  • Well they go one way and they come back upside down

  • Well, what would you do if you were in a cage like this?

  • Yea, they go that way upside down and that way up front.

  • Wow! And they flip.

  • Whoa! Look at the size of those turtles!

  • Look at Mt Fuji. Beautiful today!

  • That one has a tail.

  • OK- it's a quick lunch break!

  • When you have a family this size, you gotta buy a lot of lunch. Right?

  • And you need a lot of seats, don't you?

  • Yes. Yes.

  • There's the island out at Enoshima. If we have time, we're going to go there later.

  • Here we are, we're just hanging out. Mommy.

  • And Daddyno, me.

  • That's you?! Yea.

  • And Daddy.

  • And Sarah and Anna and Becca.

  • Are we just hanging out, waiting for the dolphin show to start?

  • Ah! Did you see that, Dude? He was waving!

  • He was waving.

  • Was he waving? Yeah, he was waving.

  • Ah! Did you see that, Dude?

  • Yeah, that was fun.

  • Whoa, that was big! That was big.

  • Are they talking?

  • That was cool.

  • Joshua, did you see them flip through the air? Did a huge somersault?

  • Do you think you could do that? No?

  • No. I need to be... Oh my goodness.

  • I need to be higher... jumping. Oh yea?

  • I need to be so high jumpingand then I need to jump so high to do that.

  • Do you see that Sarah? It's called a Capybara.

  • There's a really big ship, huh Dude?

  • Very cool. Wow!

  • So when it's underwater, it can get all kinds of stuff.

  • What do you think guys? If it were one person in there, would you want to be that person?

  • Don't Joshua. No thank you.

  • Yes. Whoa, that's cool, huh?

  • I mean no! If someone's going to go with me, then yes.

  • What are you doing, Anna?!

  • OK let's go guys? Oh! There's Becca over there.

  • Anna, do you see what we're going to do? Yea.

  • Do you guys see what we're going to do? No!

  • (Ruth speaking Japanese)

  • One thousand, 4 [hundred Yen]

  • So we're going to take a ferry from here to the island, I believe

  • And then we'll climb up the island and walk back.

  • Joshua, you look all set with your vest on!

  • Here comes the boat we're going to take to go over there.

  • When was the last time you were on a boat, girls?

  • Um, in Brazil.

  • No, we did it in Japan, remember?

  • Here we go guys!

  • OK go! This is scary!

  • Here we go! Are we ready, guys?

  • Whew hoo! Oh yes!

  • Oh fun fun fun fun

  • It's so hisashiburi (such a long time) going on a boat like this.

  • It is hisashiburi going on a boat.

  • You'll be able to see plenty.

  • Alright guys!

  • Here we go!

  • Sarah! Is it fun? Yea.

  • Aw, cool!

  • And my beautiful Anna-cakes! Fun?

  • Becster, yes?

  • Ok let's go! We're here!

  • We need to go off now?

  • Let's go!

  • Whoa, look at this! My goodness.

  • Green green moss there, huh? My goodness.

  • What an interesting way to disembark, huh guys?

  • Look!

  • OK let's go!

  • I didn't get any wet from there.

  • That's good! He did not get wet.

  • I'm glad you didn't.

  • Look at this! This is wild.

  • Look at this! My goodness!

  • This would be fun to explore in the summer a little bit.

  • The climbing's about to start here.

  • This is a major incline here.

  • Heading up. Lots of stairs to go up now.

  • I don't have any water. We'll have to find a place that sells water.

  • What can we have?

  • Need a drink on the way here.

  • Is this Kirin right here good?

  • These little shops along the way are pretty cool.

  • OK, let's keep walking. OK let's go!

  • Head on up!

  • It's quite the stairway here.

  • Beccado you see it? Please be an elevator!

  • Yea, we're almost there.

  • We're not there yet. We have to go down and go up a little bit more.

  • Japan hat. There's a lot of cool souvenirs here.

  • The Plum blossoms are starting to come out.

  • Up here? No.

  • This trail just goes on and on.

  • Are these the last steps? Did we make it to the top, guys?

  • Can you show me the tickets? Let me see. Oh cool.

  • Alright, we got our tickets. Daddy got his, let's go in!

  • Oh my goodness! Ticket, Nate.

  • They look fake. They're not fake.

  • Look at these. I want to take some pictures. Can I have your phone?

  • Yeah. Because I think your phone will do a better job than mine.

  • You can't "have" Daddy's phone, you can borrow Daddy's phone.

  • Take my mask off? Take your mask off.

  • Mommy, can you see Anna?

  • Oh- I see Anna. Hi, Anna!

  • I'm holding her, can you see me?

  • I can't see you at all. Oh my goodness.

  • That's how you're doing it, huh?

  • Oh my goodness, that was cool. Wait until you see what it looks like.

  • OK, now all of you around there. Right there where Sarah is.

  • Photo shoot time.

  • OK, get in there with them!

  • One, two, Sarah!

  • Becca, you look terrified.

  • Don't look terrified, Becster! One, Two, Threesmile Sarah!

  • OK

  • This is going to be really cool if we wait until a little bit later. Won't it?

  • Look at that!

  • OK

  • Can I smell them, Mommy?

  • Yea, don't touch, just smell.

  • Mommy, take a picture!

  • Are you smelling the Tulips? How do they smell?

  • I can't smell anything. You can't smell anything?

  • Oh look at the tiny little garden.

  • We're finally there!

  • Look what we're finally close to!

  • You can see to the top.

  • Here we gowe're going to get in the elevator to go up!

  • (Speaking in Japanese) Thank you You're welcome

  • Have fun This is so big.

  • OK, we're going up guys.

  • Look, we're going to be able to see out. Here it goes.