Just a few minutes walk from Kyujinnomaru Tei, a traditional Japanese ryokan turned into an open museum (See previous video), Odoriko no Sato is another free and open to all museum. It’s dedicated to Oshima Islands famous Odoriko or “Dancing girls”. The profession was popularly depicted in the past […]

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This picture was taken a few years ago. We were spending the weekend on the seaside in the Boso peninsula (Chiba). Sunday morning was a bit foggy, but calm and cool. I was on the beach, playing with my kids when suddenly we saw a “grandma” arriving on the beach, walking straight at the water. […]

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Located along the east side of the Izu peninsula, Jogasaki is a small yet beautiful coast. Famous for its lighthouse and suspension bridge, Jogasaki also offers a nice 1-hour long hiking trail that gives you a beautiful view of the area, including the huge Oshima Island. [...]

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The “Magic lanterns” of Zojo-ji temple More photos and 4K Videos at www.TokyoStreetView.com . . . . #bestjapanpics #loves_nippon #ig_today #retrip_nippon #visitjapanjp #instagramjapan #tokyo #everydayjapan #beautifuldestinations #team_jp #japantrip #travelbug #travelgram #instatravel #lifewelltravelled #welivetoexplore #vscogood #travelstoke #natgeotravel #blockai #wanderlust #traveljunkie #explorejapan #picoftheday #japantravel #japanrevealed #zojoji #temple #lantern

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To celebrate children, Japanese hang those colorful koinobori. They symbolize the family, the black one being the father; in the past the red one stood for the eldest son, and the following ones (if any) the others boys and had different colors according to the regions where they were displayed. Recently this celebration which was […]

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Yesterday while riding my MTB by Tamagawa river I stumble upon this amazing cloud formation and I could not resist shooting a few pictures of the area. Now, what amazed me the most was that I shot this picture with the 49Mpix mode of a yet to be release Smartphone (sorry can’t say more) and slightly processed in Adobe Lr… Granted that this kind of smartphone will not replace, at least soon, a more pro oriented camera, but for Instagram and your daily photos, the camera on this device is outstanding!!!! More photos and 4K Videos at www.TokyoStreetView.com . . . . #bestjapanpics #loves_nippon #ig_today #retrip_nippon #visitjapanjp #instagramjapan #tokyo #everydayjapan #beautifuldestinations #team_jp #japantrip #travelbug #travelgram #instatravel #lifewelltravelled #welivetoexplore #vscogood #travelstoke #natgeotravel #blockai #wanderlust #traveljunkie #explorejapan #picoftheday #japantravel #japanrevealed #sunset #clouds #naturephotography #naturelovers

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We just came back from a few days in the countryside, camping near Mount Fuji, on the western side of the volcano. Nice weather, BBQ everyday… and fantastic view from sunrise to sunset. After a couple of nights your head is fully “washed” and you should be ready to dive back into the urban civilization. […]

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One of Izu most scenic coast is by far Jogasaki and its suspension bridge! Lucky enough to visit this place several times per years since 2002 and each time we can’t believe how amazing this place is! More photos and 4K Videos at www.TokyoStreetView.com . . . . #bestjapanpics #loves_nippon #ig_today #retrip_nippon #visitjapanjp #instagramjapan #tokyo #everydayjapan #beautifuldestinations #team_jp #japantrip #travelbug #travelgram #instatravel #lifewelltravelled #welivetoexplore #vscogood #travelstoke #natgeotravel #blockai #wanderlust #traveljunkie #explorejapan #picoftheday #japantravel #japanrevealed #izu #shizuoka #jogasaki #coast

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Kyujinnomaru Tei used to be the estate of the head of the Oshima island fisherman’s union during the Meiji period, today it’s an open and free to the public house turned into a small museum giving the chance for anyone to get a look at […]

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Here is another stunning park near Tokyo.  Hitachi Seaside Parkland in Ibaraki Prefecture. Once a year it offers visitors an incredibly gorgeous view with its nemophila Harmony festival. Thanks to its unique configuration of small hills, Hitachi Seaside Park is covered with millions of nemophila, giving visitors an incredible view. […]

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This is one of Tokyo’s best known views… this is also one of the best one can dream of. If the weather is clear, if there’s no wind, climbing in the Roppongi Hills Mori Tower to the 52nd floor at 250m above the sea offers a unique view on the city. When there’s no wind […]

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One of the many Yatai (Floats) of the amazing Hida Furukawa Festival! Now, Hida Furukawa may not immediately ring you a bell but if you are an anime fan and watch “Your Name” (#kiminonawa) Hida Furukawa and its station is part of the many places featured in the anime! More photos and 4K Videos at www.TokyoStreetView.com . . . . #bestjapanpics #loves_nippon #ig_today #retrip_nippon #visitjapanjp #instagramjapan #tokyo #everydayjapan #beautifuldestinations #team_jp #japantrip #travelbug #travelgram #instatravel #lifewelltravelled #welivetoexplore #vscogood #travelstoke #natgeotravel #blockai #wanderlust #traveljunkie #explorejapan #picoftheday #japantravel #japanrevealed #gifu #matsuri #furukawa

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