Advertisement
« previous next »
Festival Dolls on display in a private house  
   

Festival Dolls on display in a private house

One morning in Tokyo - on the way to work.

October 14th 2009
I wake up exactly at 6:20 each morning and take a quick shower. I don’t have breakfast. When I walk out the door, the crows have the city and there are not so many people around. Without the people Tokyo is a different place, more transparent and breathable. But when the 'black suits' come out, they change everything taking over from the crows who are almost done scavenging the garbage. I us ... read more
Asia » Japan » Tokyo » Shinjuku

Japanese Flag In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 1.194s; Tpl: 0.045s; cc: 8; qc: 30; dbt: 0.019s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.4mb