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…

Germany in Tokyo – Oktoberfest at Hibiya Park

It’s still summer-like weather in Tokyo but it has become a bit cooler than before.  Autumn in Japan is a season of appetite.  Japanese people tend to feel hungry after appetite-depriving summer.  And of course it’s a season of beer.  Well, in Germany, perhaps it’s October but we cannot wait too long.