Even in non-religeous city of Tokyo, December is full of holiday atmosphere with lots of decoration and illumination. Walking along streets at this time of the year is always fun. Let’s have a look at Marunouchi area. Advertisements
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…
It’s a holiday season and there are some holiday markets held in Tokyo. I visited one in Hibiya Park – Tokyo Christmas Market 2017. It started on 15 December and will be until 25 December.
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…
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.
This exhibition went on a tour to Rome and London and finally came to Tokyo which introduces 75 houses by 56 groups of Japanese architects. It just started recntly and will last until 29 October, 2017.
Today, I participated in a bicycle event “Bicycle Ride in Tokyo”. Starting from Hibiya Park, I enjoyed cycling while seeing bay area Tokyo’s sightseeing spots. It was 28-kilo meter ride. Here is today’s route map.