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Tokyo, Shinjuku – The monumental Tochō (Hommage to Kenzo Tange)

(Shinjuku, The famous Tokyo Tower behind my back. Photos taken at the Observation Deck of the Tochō building , at 202m, July 2016) The monumental edifice of the Metropolitan Government of Tokyo, the famous Tochō is located in Shinjuku. The building consists of … Continue reading

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Tokyo, The Imperial Palace – Kōkyo

The Imperial Palace (皇居, Kōkyo) is located on the former site of Edo Castle, in a large park area (Chiyoda ward), surrounded by moats and massive stone walls in the very center of Tokyo. The famous Edo Castle used to be … Continue reading

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Konnichiwa, Welcome to Tokyo!

Konnichiwa! Welcome to Tokyo, Narita Airport… After 12 h in All Nippon Airways (ANA) Boeing 787 Dreamliner from Zaventem, Bruxelles, Belgium to Tokyo, Narita Airport, all the way over the Northern Sea, the Baltic States, St. Petersburg, the famous Trans-Siberian … Continue reading

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