Shinjuku

Shinjuku © 2011 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Shinjuku is a very busy district. The train station is even one of the most used world wide. But there’s also a calm side of all the buzz, just a few hundred meters away there’s the … Continue reading

Shizuoka Mountains IV

Shizuoka Mountains IV © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in the Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. A winding road that leads to a small town hidden in the valley

Shizuoka Mountains III

Shizuoka Mountains III © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Kawanenhoncho, Japan. The view over Kawanenhoncho, Sacco’s and Chiaki’s hometown. The little river is called Oi-River and devides the city into Senzu (right) and ??? (left).

Shizuoka Mountains I

Shizuoka Mountains I © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Shizuoka, Japan. In the foreground there are typical green tea plants. One of the major “industries” in this region is the green tea production.

Reading And Walking On The Edge

Reading And Walking On The Edge © 2011 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Sacco was walking on a dam of the Edogawaka River while reading a book. I took her picture in the meantime.

Firefighters

Firefighters © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. And there they were, fire fighters fighting the fire… In a bush very close to some shelters that homeless people built themselves along the river bank. Since there was no ambulance I assume no-one was hurt!

And Action

And Action © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. I was going to that one spot where I have always wanted to go earlier. I took pictures of some people and birds and all that when suddenly some firefighters approached.

Shop Owner

Shop Owner © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. This owner of a shop (selling nuts) had an unwelcomed visitor sitting on one of her trays. A pigeon was trying to get some fresh crackers. I saw this and pulled my camera out while the … Continue reading

Streets Of Tokyo: The Guardian

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. I have never seen so many bike like in Tokyo. If all those bikes would be parked on the road, the chaos would be determined. So what to do? How about parking areas for bikes? And … Continue reading

Saizeriya

Saizeriya © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Saizeriya is a restaurant chain devoted to Italian food. The good thing is, that it’s rather cheap and the taste is allright, too.