The dreamy place as in a European fairy tale

April 30, 2016 at 11:40AM “Takanawa Princess Garten” is a small complex facility including a restaurant, concert halls and a location. When I took photos, I was mistaken as a member of a film unit. It seemed to be scheduled to make a film. Because the weather was fine and peaceful, the shooting was surely successful. Takanawa…

The purple spiderworts silently flowering on a valley

April 30, 2016 at 10:30AM “Ikedayama park” is a municipal Japanese garden located on a valley. There are a lot of trees along paths, so the atmosphere is cool and comfortable. This is very quiet. Spiderworts seemed to say, “Please take  a break relaxing”. Higashi-gotanda 5-4, Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan Nearest Station : Gotanda Sta. Step forward/back to Navigation…

The beautiful temple that was used as the British Legation

May 3, 2016 at 9:30AM “Tozenji” is a dignified and beautiful temple. This is the site where the first British Minister in Japan resided and the British Legation was located in 1859-1865. The temple has a breathtaking three-storied pagoda. When you visit it, you might feel as if you were in the Samurai era. Takanawa 3-16,…

Smiling flowers inviting to the playground

April 9, 2016 at 11:30AM There is a small playground for children on the main street. The flowerbed is tiny too. The flowers, however, attracted me. Because they looked smiling 🙂 Shirokanedai 4-7, Minato, Tokyo, Japan Nearest Station : Shirokanedai Sta. Step forward/back to Navigation Casual Walk in Tokyo

The weeping cherry in a quiet area

April 9, 2016 at 0:20PM This alley runs through the up-and-down hill. I came across a weeping cherry tree. The pink flowers added a spring color to the quiet residential area. Kami-osaki 1-10, Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan Nearest Station : Shirokanedai Sta. Step forward/back to Navigation Casual Walk in Tokyo

The Japanese garden among hotels

April 9, 2016 at 0:00PM There are some hotels on the hill near Shinagawa Sta. The Japanese garden has a lot of trees, a large pond and a stream. Colored carps looked like they were swimming comfortably. Takanawa 3-13, Minato, Tokyo, Japan Nearest Station : Shinagawa Sta. Step forward/back to Navigation Casual Walk in Tokyo

Takanawadai Sta.

日本語 Takanawadai Sta. Toei Subway, Asakusa line (Station Number : A06) Step forward/back to Navigation Casual Walk in Tokyo