A few shots from Odaiba and some from the observation deck of the Fuji TV building.
After the cruise around Matsushima bay I had lunch at a restaurant close by the harbour. Lunch was gyuutan – grilled cow tongue – which was pretty tasty along with some locally brewed beer (Matsushima Brewing Co.’s Helles). After lunch I went for a hike around Fukuurajima – an island accessible via a bridge. After […]
Photos from a 1 hour cruise around Matsushima bay. It was pretty windy and cold on the rear deck, but I was able to get a lot of shots of the islands. Seagulls followed the boat around since some of the passengers were feeding them some junk food. The VR on the lens (Nikon 70-300 […]
These are the first of my photos from my trip to Matsushima in the Sendai area. The trip started from Tokyo station on board an early morning Tohoku shinkansen. The ride was relatively quick – about 2 hours for the 300 km to Sendai. From Sendai, a local train took another 40 minutes to get […]
コージー新宿 (Cozy Shinjuku) – the name of the apartment I stayed at during my short visit Japan in 2012. Located in the Shinjuku area of Tokyo, it was fairly close to the Shinjuku train station. Also pretty close to the large Yodobashi Camera store – where I was able to get a good deal for […]