Old But Modern – Near Ueno Park

I have not yet concluded my last walking – started from Nezu and arrived at Ueno Park.  The last stretch of the walk is around Ueno Park area.  There are some interesting architecture.  Due to its long history and culture of the area, there are many traditional houses.  And after Edo Government of Shogun finished…

Kyu-Furukawa Garden

I haven’t yet finished my previous walking post of Ueno area but it takes a while to conclude it.  But I did another walking recently, so today, I am going to post some photos. Kyu-Furukawa Garden used to be a house of Baron in early 20th century.  There is a western-style residence which was designed…

Ueno Park and Nearby

My last walking post ended at Gokokuin Temple in Yanaka area.  This is near from Ueno Park so today, I will extend this walking route to Ueno Park which is famous for the cherry blossom viewing. Walking around Gokokuin Temple, you may find interesting architecture, some old and traditional, some modern and unique.