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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

Streets Of Tokyo: Sleeping Man

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Another feature of the Ueno Park is certainly the number of cafes. And yes (with a nod to Europe in December 2010), the weather is fair enough to linger outside or in a cafe. We also … Continue reading

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. It is hard to find some green spots in Tokyo or the suburbs. But mainly along the rivers there’s some lawn where people leisure. Here we had a barbecue the other day and these two fellas … Continue reading

Streets Of Tokyo: Bill

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. A man is grilling some “yakitori” (chicken-skewer). Despite he’s already collected quite a lot of them (see the blurred part in the foreground) he is keeping producing more and more. Also remarkable: The 1000-yen-bills sticked under … Continue reading

Streets Of Tokyo: Man On A Bench

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. A man on a bench in Kichijoji, a part of West-Tokyo and one of my personal favourite areas. There’s a big park that also holds a zoo in it and the famous Ghibli-studios (Howl’s Moving Castle, … Continue reading

Motivation

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Kickboxing is apparently a very male sports. Not only that it involves physical strength, but also mental strength to domineer of fear or te be cheered at by other people. Another benefit is also the motivation … Continue reading

Streets Of Tokyo: The Dwarf Man

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. An old man is taking care of his bag while other pedestrians pass him. Due to differences in distance and also the slope and its optical illusion, the man looks quite small.

Tsukuba Asakusa Station

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. There are more than ten railway companies in Tokyo. Some of them are operating only one line, like that station here (Tsukuba Express). It goes all the way to Tsukuba, a city northeast of Tokyo. Other … Continue reading

Brothers

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Marko again and in the background there’s his brother Felix. It’s a pure reason of physics that the image is blurred – sorry Felix On our last night we went to an Izakaya where we could … Continue reading