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More Hagoita Market - Sensoji

My visit last Friday on the last half hour of the last day of this years Hagoita market gave me a few more photos I would like to share. 116 more words


Hagoita Market - Sensoji Temple

Last week saw the three day annual Hagoita Market at Tokyo’s famous Sensoji Temple in Asakusa. I was late this year, only arriving at the last half hour of the last of the three days, very few people and a lot of the items already gone, a little bit different from… 98 more words


日本 Japan. The Land of the Rising Sun.

It took me a very long time to do this. For very long time I couldn’t even look at pictures or movies which I took in Japan. 54 more words


Tofu Love

Over Thanksgiving weekend when my mother & I went to Tokyo we stayed at the Apa Hotel near the famous toy company Bandai in Asakusa. The hotel itself was a disappointment (small rooms with zero walking space & yet overpriced which was why I didn’t even bother with a picture — we haven’t had much luck with hotels lately) but the restaurant food was delicious. 56 more words


An evening walk in Asakusa, Tokyo

I have been there a few times already, but there are places you just cannot visit often enough. This is one of them.