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Quedlinburg Cathedral

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In Quedlinburg I enjoyed the view of a cheesecake factory. But only until the personnel came and asked about what I wanted. Not much – anymore at least. That’s what crossed my mind when I heard the rather harsh and … Continue reading

Streets Of Tokyo: In Koiwa © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. One of the houses I pass everday and even though not visible here, a very strange one. It’s between two parking areas and very narrow.

Ochanomizu

Ochanomizu © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Ochanomizu is one of the stations that I passed everyday on my way to the uni. Usually I do not get off at this station, but once I did because I changed the train there. It … Continue reading

Streets Of Tokyo: Shinagawa

Streets Of Tokyo: Shinagawa © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Shinagawa (品川) literally means river (or stream) of goods. And looking at this photograph the meaning also visually remains.It’s indeed a stream of goods. Today Shinagawa is one of the largest stations in Tokyo sorrounded by … Continue reading

Sunset in Koiwa

Sunset in Koiwa © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. The sun sets in Koiwa, Tokyo as viewed from a little dam next to the river. In the distance there’s the Tokyo Sky Tree still under construction and if my opinion is of any relevance: It’s … Continue reading

Streets Of Tokyo: The Greenhouse Effect

Streets Of Tokyo: The Greenhouse Effect © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. The Greenhouse effect is resonsible for a higher amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere because the postman (as seen on the motorbike in the background) has more problems to find the slot for the letter … Continue reading

The Hidden Girl: Ya Bet!

The Hidden Girl: Ya Bet! © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Like the previous picture with the man on his chain, this picture shows the same location: The East Exit of the Shinjuku Station. There was a horse race on the big screen, where nearly only men … Continue reading

Streets Of Tokyo: Homeless

Streets Of Tokyo: Homeless © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Tokyo, as quite all Japan, is a clean city. But once you come to the vicinity of the Shinjuku station one feels a little bit reminded on the other big western cities. Suddenly there are graffities … Continue reading

Streets Of Tokyo: Ginza

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. A couple was just alone in front of that interesting building’s wall in the very crowded Ginza-Area.

Streets Of Tokyo: The Sleeping Man And His Dream

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. A man sleeping in front of a closed cafe. Only the tables and chairs remain outside along with the man. It seems that his dream has left its body and is now discovering the area.