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Category Archives: Japan

Imperial East Gardens

The Imperial Palace East Gardens are located at the former site of the Edo Castle, once the residence of the Tokugawa shogun who ruled Japan from 1603 to 1867. While none of the buildings remain today, the moat, walls, entrance gates and guardhouses are visible and make for a quick snapshot into the past. I […]

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Tsukiji Fish Market – The Other Stalls

If you’re not a morning person and plan to skip the tuna auction, a trip to Tsukiji Fish Market is still worth it to explore the fresh fish (and other salty creatures) at the inner market stalls and a chance to have an authentic tsukiji sushi breakfast. I took a few shots while wandering through the […]

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