September 26, 2017

Yodobashi-Akiba and Akihabara station




Yodobashi-Akiba is a large electoronics retail store located next to Akihabara station.
You can go there from Akihabara station's central exit very easily.

Shooting date : September 18, 2017

Please check my other photo about Yodobashi-Akibathe from the link below.
Night Scene of Yodobashi-Akiba

September 12, 2017

A Figure of Nippon Daemon on the Street




A figure on Denboin-dori Street, Asakusa.
Nippon Daemon is an honorable thief in the Kabuki play called "Shiranami Gonin Otoko" (The Five Thieves).
In the play, he is the leader of a band of thieves.
The play was premiered in 1862 at Ichimuraza which was a major Kabuki theater.
Denboin-dori Street is a shopping and dinning street full of atmosphere of Edo period.

Shooting date : August 7, 2017

Please check my articles about the street from the links below.

Denboin Street
Edo Monja Hyotan
Gate of Denboin

September 3, 2017

Asakusa Nishisando Shopping Street




Asakusa Nishi-sando shopping street is an arcade located west of Sensoji temple.
There is a impressive gate at the eastern end of the arcade.
Pillars of the arcade are painted vermilion, and the street surface is covered with wooden boards.

Shooting date : August 7, 2017