These trains are amazing (in my best ‘I’ve made a blog post about a train’ voice). They slide into the station (Tokyo Station, in this instance) and an army of cleaners board, frantically clean, and then switch all the seats round. Some other people with … Continue reading Shinkansen
I have no explanation for the apparent magical event happening here. I do know it was in Yoyogi Park during a heavy burst of rain, but I can’t remember why this guy was rushing about with an umbrella attached to his head, or how it was attached. I’d … Continue reading Mr Umbrella Head
In a corner of the Imperial Palace is this perfect building next to the moat. They wouldn’t let me across the bridge to get closer so I’ll have to go back another day when the Emperor isn’t at home.
What better way to start a trip to Japan than with a big bowl of freshly made udon noodles and some tempura, served from a little shop with four stools and a friendly old man. I’m not one for hyperbole so all I can say … Continue reading Almost All Noodles
Taken by a friend in Tokyo. Forget piranhas, this may just be what 3D is waiting for. I also like the ‘404 File not found’ error in the background.