January 24, 2020

Shinji-ike Pond in Winter

Views of Shinji-ike pond, Hibiya park.
In winter, you can see conical structures which rise above the pine trees around the pond.
They are protections for the tree brunches from breaking under the weight of the snow.

Shooting date : January 20, 2020

January 15, 2020

High Stage and Banner-Flag

A high stage for Taiko drum and colorful banner-flags at Ryogoku Kokugikan Sumo stadium, Ryogoku district, Sumida ward.
Those flags are set during Sumo wrestling tournaments are held at the stadium.

Shooting date : January 14, 2020

January 12, 2020

JR Ryogoku Station West Exit

JR Ryogoku Station West Exit

You can go to the Ryogoku Kokugikan, the main stadium of Sumo wrestling, from the exit very easily.
There are large pictures of Sumo wrestlers on the wall.

Shooting date : January 11, 2020