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Tokyo Tower reflected at night

Reflected in the glass of a skyscraper at night makes the Tokyo Tower seem fragile. Even so, and despite the imposing Skytree, it will continue to evoke romance, nostalgia, melancholy, and pride.


Weekly Photo Challenge: Nighttime

It’s been a long time, but I figured if I’m getting back on it why not also do a Weekly Photo Challenge…

Like the post author, I also tend to struggle with – or at least haven’t ever put much effort into – nighttime shots. 84 more words



A couple of friends decide to explore Tokyo City after sunset and visit a well known street known as Roppongi. There are two train stations around the place. 257 more words

High up in the sky

On Sunday I went to Harajuku again. It is THE shopping day in Japan and in Harajuku you can see all those Japanese girls in their special outfits and different styles: gothic, gothic lolita, anime characters, kawaii girls dressed all in pink and in cuddly animals, Gyaru girls (please google), and everything else. 549 more words


Keio Opening Ceremony

Today was the opening ceremony for Keio University. KIP and Research students don’t have to go, but JLP student are recommended to. It isn’t just for international student, either – it’s for all the new students entering into the university. 2,119 more words

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Tokyo Tower vs. Tokyo Sky Tree

Hello everybody! So today I am going to touch upon a question that comes up often when talking about Tokyo, “Should I go to Tokyo Tower or the Sky Tree?” In this entry, I will try to be as neutral as possible when talking about the pros and cons of both towers. 615 more words