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Our first days in Tokyo

Well, what a mad couple of days we’ve had! The flights were fine, though there was some pretty severe turbulence on the first flight (London to Istanbul)…much like sitting on a tumble dryer on full spin, with lots of other people… 1,011 more words


Finding old Tokyo in Nippori

Ueno Park is a significant draw card for visitors, for its museums, galleries, zoo, temples and quiet contemplation. Just to the north of the Ueno Park precinct is Nippori, an old part of Tokyo that has history, culture and a beautiful park that doubles as a cemetery. 336 more words


Bodybuilding Showa from Ueno

Another Azukari update, and another great result!!

This Showa was purchased on our Spring trip this year. Nisai and 66cm it had bags of potential. 123 more words

Queni Koi

Japan travel- Tokyo's Ueno district

When I was in Tokyo, I stayed in a hotel in the middle of two historic districts. To the east was Asakusa, and to the west was Ueno. 443 more words


Intriguing Showa from Ueno

One more for the collection!

This fantastic Ueno Showa that is bound to surprise in years to come.

An excellent frame and body line for a Showa, with a beautiful balanced pattern topped off with an inspiring head pattern. 95 more words

Queni Koi

Afternoon in Ueno

Si vous avez plus ou moins suivi mes aventures depuis le début de mon arrivée au Japon j’ai d’abord commencé à habiter à Akihabara et, depuis, août j’ai déménagé pour Ueno. 196 more words