A late-winter visit to the Koishikawa Botanical Gardens, just in time for the ume (plum blossom) festival.
March 5, 2014
The Hongo area of Bunkyo Ward is one of my most favorite areas of Tokyo to walk around in.
At the park, a bunch of schoolboys play their Nintendo DS (snooze), while a lone kid with spirit climbs the wisteria vine above them.
A poor tree trunk locked into place by cement.
A government-approved agency that supplies nurses and housekeepers.
February 19, 2014
At the edge of Kasai Seaside Park, where you can play at the lip of Tokyo Bay.
Looking back at the park again.
The 37th floor of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Tokyo.
It says it's a pizza bar, and I guess the way the tables are cordoned off by little bodies of water is inspired by Venice?
Like the Park Hyatt in Shinjuku, it seems to be one of those places in Tokyo that are frequented by overseas visitors and affluent Japanese.
one of these skirts.
Tokyo Sky Tree, again.
From mid-January to mid-February this year, Kasai Seaside Park held its annual daffodil festival.
field of daffodils can have.