Thursday, June 25, 2015

9-mile training walk (Nakano->Shinjuku->Shibuya->Imperial Palace)

9-mile training walk (Nakano->Shinjuku->Harajuku->Shibuya->Omotesando->Nagatacho->Imperial Palace Hibiya)

Driving billboards - This one for Avengers Movie with Iron Man ;)

Shibuya Crossing - Scene in "Lost in Translation" Movie

Hachiko statue - Legendary loyal dogō

Hachi: A Dog's Tale,[24] movie in August 2009 with actor Richard Gere


Meiji Jingu Outer Garden

Maneki Neko - lucky charm cat

Akasaka Toyokawa Inari - place of one of the many Buddhist Saints

Reached Imperial Palace!

Statue of Kusunoki Masashige

Friday, June 19, 2015

8-mile training walk (Koenji<->Asagaya 3.5 times)

Watermelon character?

Smiley faces in memory of Helen Dora and her Lymphoma SMILE project

Suginami Ward macot

Izakaya - Japanese bar

Ichiban! No. 1! ;)

Costume Play as a warrior in the past

Thursday, June 11, 2015

6-mile training walk (Koenji->Asagaya->Koenji->Shinjuku)

Torii - Traditional Gate found at entrance of Shinto Shrine

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building in Shinjuku

LOVE sculpture in Shinjuku

Thursday, June 4, 2015

6-mile training walk (Koenji->Shinjuku->Yotsuya->Kojimachi)

 Walk dedicated in memory of Tom Lichter

Vending machine raising awareness about Child Chemo House

Vending machine with a toy figure inside ;)



Marble statue next to Convenient Store Sign

A Mikoshi, vehicle to transport a deity in Japan while moving between main shrine and temporary shrine during a festival or when moving to a new shrine. 

Sophia University where I studied as an exchange student... many years ago... ;)