Experience Tokyo

By Manish Prabhune | Experience the busy & crowded yet adorable capital of the Far East, TOKYO. Exclusive content on "Tokyo during snow" , free panoramic views, discovering India in Japan etc. All the photography is "Photoshop free". Never say "been there, done that" with possibilities that exist in TOKYO. (experiencetokyo.net, olympicintokyo.com)

Ashok Stambha (Pillar) at the panoramic cutting edge of Chiba

This article is about Nokogiri in Chiba, but lets take a small tour into India’s history..<p>In todays global scheme of things, internet technology has …

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Beautiful Sankeien Gardens in Kanagawa (Yokohama)

Sankei-en Gardens has been on my autumn or the spring to-do-list for a long time. Known for its beautiful colourful autumn light up in the night, it …

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Enoshima Benzaiten – A mystical shrine on a beautiful island

Enoshima Benzaiten is the Japanese Buddhist goddess who has origins in the Hindu goddess Saraswati. Bumping into Indian gods in Japan is not that …

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Fuji Shibazakura festival : Pink wonder world of Moss Phlox

Stereotypes say that girls like all things pink? Well get ready to enter the world of pink, and you will love this place your gender notwithstanding. …

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Fusion of Culture and Nature : Wisteria blossoms at Ashikaga Flower Park

Forests are natural. Gardens are a human construct to bring order and structure which I experienced at Ashikaga Flower Park last year as an effort of …

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This is the new logo for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo

Asao Tokolo's winning design was selected from four finalists, following plagiarism controversy<p>A new logo has been selected for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo, organizers announced Monday, more than seven months after the original design was scrapped amid accusations of plagiarism. …

Kameido Tenjin night time wisteria illuminations

I posted about Kameido wisteria blossoms just yesterday and following up with the same location albeit with a difference. Yesterday I posted about …

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Chureito Pagoda and Mount Fuji cherry blossoms

“<i>He who climbs Mount Fuji once is a wise man, he who climbs it twice is a fool</i>“<p>OK so this applies to <b>“climbing”</b> and not <b>“watching”,</b> this mystic and …

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Ueno Park Buddha : Buddha statue for bullets and weapons

War makes people do things which are unthinkable in times of peace. Today with over six seven decades of relative peace in Japan it is ironic to …

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Hakozaki Junction : A complex web of highway construction

Tokyo Metropolitan Expressway is a complex network of roads across the city. The most complex is at Haokozaki Junction. You plan to drive to Narita …

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Harajuku Girls w/ Tokyo Bopper Bows Backpack, Otoe Quilted Jacket, Gallery Coat & Loafers

We met Moe and Kanami – both 19 years old – on the street in Harajuku.Moe (pronounced mo-eh) – with short hair on the left – works in the apparel …

Japanese Street Fashion

Tokyo's Hedgehog Cafe

Photo by Thomas Peter / Reuters<p>A woman takes a selfie with a hedgehog at the Harry hedgehog cafe in Tokyo, Japan, April 5, 2016.<p>Photo by Thomas Peter …

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Japan's female pro wrestlers blur the lines between decorum and brutality - CBC News - Latest Canada, World, Entertainment and Business News

Forget the cherry blossoms, red torii gates and delicate slices of raw fish. The Japan on which Kris Hernandez has pinned her dreams is the thud of …

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Top 100 : Cherry blossom illuminations at Inokashira Park in Kichijoji

I have known of Inokashira Park on the west side of Tokyo and had visited this place a couple of times in autumn for beautiful color season. Had …

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Asakusa Sensoji – Night time illumination of cherry blossoms or “yozakura”

Tokyo’s hotspots for cherry blossoms implies locations like Kudanshita (Chidorigafuchi), Ueno Park, Shinjuku Gyoen, Meguro River. Sumida River is …

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Japan’s Newest Train Design Will Be Practically Invisible

Architect Kazuyo Sejima wants Tokyo’s next local express trains to be as hard to see as Wonder Woman’s jet plane.<p>Japan’s speedy bullet trains already move so fast that you almost can’t see them coming. The new train being designed for the Seibu Railway Co. by Japanese architect Kazuyo Sejima of …

Tokyu Plaza Ginza : Kiriko Lounge and Terrace

Tokyo has got a brand new FREE OBSERVATION terrace and lounge. The Tokyu Plaza Ginza. Opened for business on March 31, 2016, Tokyu Plaza Ginza is a …

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Ueno Park cherry blossom night illumination “Yozakura”

Lined endlessly with a number of cherry trees, Ueno Park main street is a favourite place that many Japanese people would think of when it comes to a …

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Cherry Blossoms 2016 : Roppongi Hills is now in full bloom

March 29, 2016 : The Cherry blossoms at the base of the Roppongi Hills are now in full bloom.<p>The light up in the evenings is beautiful and you can …

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Rikugien Gardens : Weeping cherry tree blossoms

Every year I visit the Rikugien Gardens in spring and autumn. At Rikugien Garden, the shidare zakura (weeping cherry tree) and feudal lord’s garden …

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Tokyo Ohanami Spring Photography

Every year in late March or early April, Japanese enjoy Ohanami, traditional custom to appreciate the beauty of cherry blossoms called Sakura. A …

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Pink or White? : Comparing Meguro River vs Chidorigafuchi Cherry Blossoms (Sakura)

My mother tongue is Marathi. In my school days (Grade 8), the Marathi subject textbook , introduced me to Japan’s famed Cherry blossoms in a small …

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Chidorigafuchi Cherry blossoms and the beautiful night time illumination

The Cherry Blossom season is a month away towards the end of March (This year its predicted between March 25, 2015 and March 31 2015 for the …

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Spring is also YELLOW : Hamarikyu Gardens in Tokyo

Spring and Japan equal the color light-pink of the sakura, cherry blossoms. Its like cricket in India. So much focus on the game that others do not …

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Airline system glitch in Japan grounds 120 flights, leaves 16,000 stranded

More than 50 airports across Japan were the scenes of major chaos Tuesday, when national airline carrier All Nippon Airways (ANA) experienced an …

Airlines

Automated Gate : Save your passport pages from entry exit stamps in Japan

Although I hate flying for work reasons am a frequent flyer. I fly out every month to some destination and my passport has all the stamp art made by …

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