Here is the video (and a photo) from last Sunday’s wedding ceremony in Meiji Jingu! (Shinto wedding ceremony in Meiji Jingu)
Almost time for the Sakura (Cherry Blossoms) full bloom! When it happens, many Japanese go do 花見 (Hanami) which is basically making a family/friends party outside, watching the flowers! I hope I go soon! Here is a video of 2010 Cherry Blossoms near my home! Enjoy! 🙂 And here is a picture I took at … More Video of the Week: Cherry Blossoms almost here!
This is the street where is my home!I think Tokyo streets are so charming x) I feel like getting lost in them!
Took this picture in Asakusa Temple (I’ll talk about it later!).It’s a giant straw sandal which is hung up on one side of the main gate Houzoumon (宝蔵門)! I guess it should belong to a God!
So, as I wrote yesterday, today I’m uploading a funny picture! Here it is: (Asahi Buildings with Tokyo Sky Tree in the background, Tokyo) I think this post’s title and the picture are auto-explaining, but I’ll describe it for those who still aren’t sure. The buildings on the right are from Asahi Breweries (you can … More Asahi Poo Building!
Today I’ll post a set of pictures I took of some things that caught my attention. Enjoy! (Pillar in Yasukuni Shrine, Tokyo – 靖国神社) (Stone statues in Jourenji Temple, Tokyo – 乗蓮寺) (Detail of the sculpture at the entrance of Nijou Castle, Kyoto – 二条城) (Greeting dolls in Arashiyama, Kyoto – 嵐山) (Written wishes in Kiyomizudera, … More Interesting details!
Deep inside Itabashi (板橋), the city I was living in last Summer, lies Japan’s third biggest Buddha, 大仏 (Daibutsu), after Nara and Kamakura ones. Somehow I felt it is not very famous because there weren’t many people around. However, it’s in a beautiful place, as you can see from the pictures below. (Big Buddha Statue) … More Tokyo Big Buddha