Spring Biking in Tokyo

The season of cherry blossoms has ended unbelievably early this year because the temperature went up earlier than usual.  But even after cherry blossoms started blooming, it became cold again and sometimes windy.  So it has been difficult to decide what to wear when I leave home in the morning. It was cold yesterday and…

Wright Imperial – Architect’s Hotel

Japan is one of the destinations that architecture lovers want to visit.  There are many must-see places as there are many prominent Japanese architects.  But we also have architecture designed by world-famous architects.  For example, Imperial Hotel is a must-visit place for the tours organized by Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation.  The building designed by him…

Walking in Marunouchi Area

Marunouchi Area in Tokyo used to be an office district until some fifteen years ago.  But the whole area was redeveloped in the past couple of decades and it turned into the mixture of offices and shopping complexes.  In the late 1990s, if you visit there on weekends, there were only few people walking on…