Monthly Archives: May 2012

Random Food of the Day

Mushrooms

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Tokyo Views – Found items

One of the interesting things I found about Tokyo was the way that in the midst of an incredibly busy city the odd lost and found items managed to be salvaged, at least for a while. It’s the kind of … Continue reading

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Tokyo Views –Shinagawa Sunset

My time in Tokyo has come to it’s conclusion. It has been an unforgettable experience, and one that I am glad I embarked upon. The way in which my departure plan developed left some time but little warning when the … Continue reading

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Tokyo Views – Solar Eclipse 21. May 2012

Thanks to just the right amount of cloud cover no filter necessary on the camera (though still needed for the eyes.)

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Day Trips from Tokyo – Hiking Mt. Mutsuishi

Today dawned with a perfect hiking outlook so I decided to venture off to Oku-tama and see how well the trails had fared through the winter and early spring. With notably more sunlight to play with than in the autumn … Continue reading

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Tokyo Views –Tree Peonies at Hama-rikyu

Soon after I arrived in Tokyo I came across a planting of tree peonies in Hama-rikyu gardens and decided to plant one at Rurikia, which was accomplished earlier this year. Using the hunt for tree peonies as an excuse to … Continue reading

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Random Food of the Day

Thin slices of smoked salmon served on rice with salmon eggs.

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