Monday, February 9, 2009

Tokyo Japan: Life in Pictures [1 of 5] Akiba to Shibuya

Japanese TaxiArriving in Tokyo near midnight in a taxi. The driver
walked around until he found the building I was looking for.

Ikebukuro, Tokyo, JapanMorning street view outside of Backpacker's Hostel in Ikebukuro.

Akihabara Sidewalk RobotSidewalk tiles in Akihabara.

Super Potato Video Game Store, Tokyo JapanSuper Potato, home of all your vintage video game needs.

Dr. Pepper Sexy Girl CanDoctor Pepper. The cans are different in Japan.

Chibi Girl Juice CanA lot of drinks look different in Japan.

Stick Brooms in JapanYoyogi Park: The all natural brooms are a Japanese staple.

Meji Jingu, JapanMeji Jingu.

Yoyogi Park, No Guitar, No SkateboardingThere is to be no fun in Yoyogi park, apparently.

Graffiti in Tokyo, JapanWeekend street sellers set up beside graffiti.

Manners Street, Tokyo JapanManners Street in Harajuku offers all sorts of friendly advice.

Silly Sign, JapanNever carry anything at the height of a child's face!

Silly Sign, JapanI would hate to look like a criminal! How does one run in a car, anyway?

Super Mario, Tokyo, JapanThis is where Mario lives: Ikebukuro.

Japanese Free SpeachI assume these are ultra-nationalists, set up outside of Shibuya. station

Hachiko Dog StatueHachiko statue in Shibuya.

You can see it in the NDS game The World is not Enough.

Shibuya CrossingShibuya Crossing, the largest scramble crossing in the World.

Love Cafe, PC Max, Tokyo JapanI have no idea what one would find in here.

Pac-Man, Shibuya, Tokyo, JapanPlease, allow Pac-Man to welcome you down the alley way.

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  1. WHAT fun photos! there sure is a lot to see, if you can stop and look.

  2. The amount of pictures I took there... And I'll probably take a ridiculous number next time too.


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