Phil: Lake Yamanyaka. Nestled at the base of Mt. Fuji. The big swan boat was the 12th pitstop in a race around the world. No more eliminations. This leg is a 3-way race for $1MM.
BJ/T, 12:18 am. CLUE: Fly to Anchorage, Alaska.
Phil: Fly more than 12,000 miles, choose a marked car for the next clue.
They head back to land, leave 2000 yen for Ray/Yolanda.
They scrape the ice off their car.
Eric/Jeremy, 12:20 am. E/J fake subtitling their own English-speaking voices, a la Kung Fu movies.
BJ/T read a confusing looking sign.
E/J gamble the different route.
Ray/Yolanda, 3:01 am.
Card: Be mine. Love, hippies.
Ray conf: They think we're down and out. But we'll win this last leg and the million dollars.
Yolanda: Two thousand!
Card: This is for last night.
Yo: We still need more money.
This time, Yo drives.
BJ/T, First to the hotel, trying to find a shuttle.
They ask to use the internet.
Tyler: If anyone asks, act like you don't understand them!
E/J arrive 2nd.
E: DO you guys have internet here?
E: Can we use the internet while we wait?
Man: We dont' have internet here.
E: I thought you said you had it. Hmmmm.
Ray, at restaurant: Anybody speak English?
Yo: Can anybody give us YEN?
Ray wears a sighn, "YEN."
A Japanese buisness man gives them several hundred and dances with them.
Ray: Aiight! Peace out!
In the car, Ray: We got a chance.
BJ/T, internet, find NorthWest Airlines flight to Anchorage. Confirmed reservation.
E/J get on a phone and try to find a flght. They choose Air Nippon.
BJ/T act like they just arrived.
E/J: The hippies are about an hour behind us right now!
Eric: You tricked us. No internet in the hotel, which is really weird.
Men behind the counter snicker ...
Boarding a bus, BJ/T and E/J.
J: No sign of Ray and Yolanda.
Ray/Yo ask directions.
The bus drops E/J and BJ/T at the airport.
The teams go in different directions.
Hotel Nikko Narita.
Ray: We were hoping to see other teams, but you know?
They board the shuttle.
Ray: When they see us, it'll be like they saw a ghost.
E/J: Going to Taipei, then Anchorage. Arriving 7:50 am.
E/J board the first flight,9:20 am.
Right now, BJ/T are booked on a 3:05 Northwest flight.
They swap out for a 12:00 departure. They'll ALSO go thru Taipei and arrive 7:50 am in Anchorage!
Ray/Yo make it to the airport.
Yo: Earliest flight?
Woman: 9:00 pm, arrives Anchorage 2:40 pm.
Ray: Pass on it.
Yo: Lots of seats available.
They check Japan Air.
Yolanda: Still hope.
In Taipei, E/J wait for their connection.
Ray/Yo find the 7:50 arrival into Anchorage via Taipei.
They approach ticket agents.
Woman: The flight will arrive 7:50, but the flight to Taipei is already closed.
Ray: Nobody told us about this flight.
Yo: You sure there's no way?